Phone: (479) 632-2162
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science - English with Teacher Licensure (7-12)
Sarah Chanthaseny is beginning her tenth year as an educator, and her eighth year in the Alma School District. She grew up spending equal time between Poteau, Oklahoma, and Fort Smith, Arkansas, but graduated from Southside in 2003. Sarah earned her Bachelor of Science in English with Teacher Licensure from the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith and her Master of Arts in English from Ohio University. Sarah began her career teaching 11th grade English in Roland, Oklahoma. She began teaching in the Alma School District in 2012 as a 7th and 8th grade Language Arts teacher. During her time at Alma Middle School, she sponsored Student Council and co-created the school yearbook. Sarah began teaching 9th grade English at Alma High School in 2017. This year she will be teaching AP Literature and Composition and 11th grade English. She has been married to her husband Cody for ten years, and has two children who both attend school in Alma.