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James Gess

James Gess portrait
Physical Education
Jefferson High School
(952) 806-7779
Position:
Physical Education Teacher
Head Varsity Baseball Coach

Contact Information:
Phone: 952-806-7779
Email: jgess@bloomington.k12.mn.us

Jim grew up in Bloomington Minnesota and attended Jefferson High School. He proceeded to attend Minnesota Mankato State where he played Hockey and Baseball and received his B. S. degree with a minor in Coaching and Corporate Community Fitness. Jim went on to earn his Masters degree in education at Saint Mary's University. He taught Elementary Physical education at Olson elementary from 1991-1995 and has taught at Jefferson High School in Physical Education from 1996-present. Jim has coached varsity baseball at Jefferson from 2001-present. He has also coached high school hockey and football at Jefferson and has worked as a baseball instructor 2002-present. Jim enjoys fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family. Jim is married to his wife Meghan and has 4 kids, Haley, Mackenzie, Ellie, and Hunter.
Class Name Periods Class Info Site
PH2001W 3 Physical Education 9 Web Yes
PH2001 7 PE 9 Sports Act For Life 2 Yes
PH2024C 5 Lifetime Activities C 4 Yes Yes
PH2001 6 PE 9 Sports Act For Life 5 Yes
TA2021 11 TA Phy Ed 5
AD2010 5 Advisory 10 AD