Jamie Tone; new fifth grade teacher

Jamie Tone teaches fifth grade at the F. E. Miley School in Big Sandy.

Jamie is a long way from home. She was born and raised in Lindenhurst, New York. She moved to Missoula when she was a freshman in high school.

“The Mountaineer” caught up with Jamie a couple of weeks ago. Here is her story.

“Mountaineer” : Did you ever think you would become a school teacher?

Jamie: I did enjoy playing “school” when I was a child but I did not know that I would follow that road until my early 20’s.

”Mountaineer”: Where did you get your education and how did you find Big Sandy?

Jamie : I got my degree in Ele...