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  • Mandy Steen | English 

    My name is Mandy Steen. I earned my Bachelors Degree in Arts and Sciences from Texas Tech University in 1995, and I earned my Master's Degree in Educational Administration in 2004. I have enjoyed teaching English (I, III, IV both on-level and AP) for the past 24 years. I grew up in Plainview and graduated in 1990 before moving to Lubbock to attend Tech. My husband and I have been married for over 20 years and currently are raising 2 four-legged children: Kash and Linus.

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  • Ashley Server | English 

    I earned my Bachelor's Degree from Lubbock Christian University in 2017. I have been teaching English IV and English I Remediation. This has been my first year of teaching. I am married with a five-year-old son.

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  • Brandi Cook | English 

    My name is Brandi Cook. I earned my Bachelors Degree in Exercise and Sports Science and a Masters Degree in Sports Administration and Management and Higher Education Administration from Wayland Baptist University. I have enjoyed teaching History and English for the last 10 years. My husband, Brett, is the Assistant Baseball Coach for WBU and we have a daughter, Bennette, and a son, Bowen.

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  • Lori Rankin | English

    My name is Lori Rankin. I earned my Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Psychology from Wayland Baptist University in 1995. I have enjoyed teaching English for the past 24 years. My husband of 39 years is Larry, and we have three sons and five grandchildren.

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  • Eli Villareal | English 

    My name is Eli Villarreal. I earned my Bachelors Degree in Political Science and Secondary Education from Texas Tech University in 2015. I have enjoyed teaching various classes across the English and Social Studies for the past 4 years. I am also the tennis coach and have enjoyed serving in that capacity over the last three years.

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  • Sara Kayler | English 

    I'm René Kayler and I graduated from Texas Tech University and have been teaching for 23 years, all at PISD! Currently I teach English 3, English 2 STAAR remediation, and reading at PHS. I previously coached basketball for 15 years and am still a big supporter of the Ladydogs. I am also the Snack Shak coordinator at PHS. My husband, Doug, is from Plainview and we have 4 children and 1 grandson.

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  • William Warren | English 

    My name is Doug Warren. I earned my bachelor's degree from Wayland Baptist University in 2006 and a master's degree from Morehead State University in 2014. I have taught English II at PHS since 2015, and before that I spent 5 years teaching 4th and 5th grade language arts in PISD.


  • Annette Garcia | English 

    My name is Annette Garcia. I earned my Bachelors Degree from University of Texas at Brownsville in 2009. I earned my Masters from University of Texas at Arlington in 2016. I have enjoyed teaching English for the past 10 years. I began at Estacado Middle School and came to PHS in 2017. My husband, Raymond, and I have two daughters, Roslyn and Raelyn.

  • JJ Perez | English 

    My name is JJ Perez and I earned my Bachelors Degree in 2018 from Friends University in Wichita, Kansas. I have enjoyed teaching English 4 for the past semester due to the positive attitude that my kids bring to class each day.

  • Drew Thompson | English 

    My name is Drew Thompson. I earned my Bachelors Degree from Texas Tech University in 2007. Since 2008, I have been teaching/coaching in Plainview at Estacado (2 years) and PHS (10 years). My wife Katrina is also a teacher/coach at the high school. In our spare time, we love to travel and play golf.

  • Alison Tipton | English 

    My name is Alison Tipton. I earned my Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Secondary Education from Texas Tech University in 1994. This is my 18th year in education and my first year as an English IV teacher at Plainview High School. I am enjoying this new chapter in my life, and I am excited to be a Plainview Bulldog!