Teachers of State College Area High School- Mrs. Judy

Maya Yoxtheimer

Maya Yoxtheimer
Mrs. Judy in her classroom in the State High North building displaying a side dish prepared for a class cooking lab.

Mrs. Judy has been working in the State College Area School District for 22 years. She is a part of the Family and Consumer Sciences(FCS) department and teaches; Baking 101, Fabulous Foods, Senior Foods, and Fashion and Technology. Her favorite class to teach is Fabulous Foods. Mrs. Judy attended State High and continued her education at Penn State University. She also spent time teaching FCS at Park Forest Middle School and Mount Nittany Middle School in addition to her time at State High.

Best part of being a teacher: “I get to play with my food.”

Worst part of being a teacher: Paperwork

Best memory as a teacher: “Being asked how to make ice water.”

What is your favorite unit to teach? Thai Cuisine in Fabulous Foods

What do you do in your down time? Shop

Favorite Color: Pink

Favorite Food: Filet Mignon

Favorite Song: “What a Wonderful World” or “Happy” by Pharrell Williams