My name is Terry Payne, I am the principal at Winters Junior High School. My wife, Jennifer Payne is the principal at Winters Elementary. My daughter Halie is a junior at Angelo State studying Biology. My son, Mason is a senior at Winters High School and plays football on the varsity team. I earned my Master's Degree in School Administration from Sul Ross State University. My Bachelor's Degree in History came from Angelo State University. I have taught social studies for 12 1/2 years in schools across the state. teaching Texas History and Geography to Government. I have been an administrator for 9 1/2 years working in various sized schools from AAAAA to AA. I am very happy to be back in the area, my first teaching position was as the social studies teacher at CAP High School outside of Coleman. My daughter was born while I worked there. I have met several former students who are now parents! If you have any questions of concerns about the junior high please give me a call or come by the school.