Princeton Jr./Sr. High School Staff

Ms. Claudia Cruz

Spanish Teacher, Art Teacher

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Mr. Troy German

Math Teacher, Woodshop Teacher

Troy German was born in California and attended California State University, Chico for his B.S. in Mathematics.  Troy's hobbies include woodworking and tending to his two cats, three chickens, and one beehive.

Troy will be returning as Princeton High's math teacher in 2016-17, and he says of Princeton, "I enjoy being a part of the community of Princeton and helping the children grow into young adults."

Mr. Bryan Lex

Social Science Teacher, Physical Education Teacher

Bryan was born in Chico, CA. He attended both Butte College, Shasta College, and graduated from William Penn University, Iowa with a BA in History and teaching credential. He has worked for Princeton for 15 years. He is very involved with PJUSD as the Social Studies & P.E. instructor, Athletic Director, Football Coach, Baseball Coach, Jr. High Flag Football and Basketball Coach, Block P Advisor, 8th Grade Advisor.

Bryan and his wife Molly have two Labradors; Abby and Honey. When he is not teaching or coaching, he spends his time fishing, gardening, and gold panning. He really enjoys working in a small school and community.

Mr. Amador Martinez

Agriculture Teacher, Shop Teacher, Science Teacher

Mr. Amador Martinez was born in Chico, CA and grew up in Orland, CA.  He graduated from Hamilton High School in 2010, and then attended California State University, Chico where earned a BS in Animal Sciences and a BS in Agricultural Sciences with an option in Agriculture Education.  He completed his teaching credential in 2017.

Amador’s hobbies include archery, bowling, fishing, working with animals, meeting new people, assisting with community service events, and spending time with family.

His current pets include a hamster, a parakeet, and two aquariums of fish.  Past pets have included a deer, a fox, an owl, rabbits, and an opossum.

Mr. Anthony Peters

History Teacher, Physical Education Teacher

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Mrs. Laurette Simon

Science Teacher, Home Economics Teacher

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Mr. Tim Street

English Teacher

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Ms. Bai Vue

Resource Teacher

Bai Vue is Princeton’s education specialist teacher.  She was born in Chico, CA and grew up in Willows, CA and Chico.  She graduated from California State University Chico, with a BA in social work.  She is currently completing her teaching credential at Chico State.

Bai has two brothers and three sisters.  She loves spending time with her family and friends, and enjoys sewing and photography in her free time.
When asked about working at Princeton, Bai responded: “I love the community at PJUSD.  I enjoy working with students of all ages.”