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Dr.  Jason  Wayman
Principal
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Dr. Wayman grew up in Cortez, CO. He attended Mesa Elementary, Cortez Middle School, and Montezuma-Cortez High School. He played football, basketball, and track & field. After graduating from M-CHS in 1998, he attended Western State Colorado University (formerly know as Western State College). He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics and Teacher Education in 2003. Jason returned to Cortez and took a position teaching Mathematics at Cortez Middle School. He worked during this time to receive his Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Grand Canyon University. He moved into an administrative role at Mesa Elementary as the Assistant Principal and eventually became the Mesa Principal. In 2012, Dr. Wayman stepped into his current role as principal at Montezuma-Cortez High School. 

Education:

Montezuma-Cortez High School - Class of 1998

Western State College - Bachelors Degree in Math and Teacher Education - Class of 2003

Grand Canyon University - Masters Degree in Educational Leadership - Clas of 2007

Nova Southwestern University - Doctorate of Education in Leadership with an emphsis on Educational Leadership and Curriculum - Class of 2013

Goal: 

I feel the greatest gift is to give back to all those who have done so much for you. I try to live that philosophy and hope to give back to my community throughmy efforts.