Name: Johannes (Hannes) Thum
Star Sign: Taurus
Job Title: Upper School Science teacher, soon to be Elementary School science teacher
SH: How long have you been at SVCS?
HT: “I started here when I was fourteen years old and graduated in 2003 if you believe in calendars and time. I started working here as a teacher in 2009, ten years ago.”
SH: What is a hidden talent you have?
HT: “I think i'm pretty good at telling corny jokes and fully owning them, also I can’t swim but I like to try”
SH: You can often be found playing the banjo in your classroom, when did you start playing?
HT: “I started playing in the fall of 2008”
SH: What is the one song that can always get you grooving?
HT: “The Wheel in The Sky Keeps On Turning by Journey because I just think that Steve Perry was just putting himself into that song”
SH: What do you believe is your spirit animal?
HT: “I’d hope it would be the wolverine, but it's probably the beaver”
SH: Are you excited for your move to the elementary school?
SH: If you were to pick one movie to watch for the rest of your life, what would it be?
HT: “Either Homeward Bound, or Point Break”
SH: What is your absolute favorite thing about SVCS?
HT: “All of the good people”
Article written by Sophie Harder ‘20