Meet the Teacher

Meet Mr. Beach

Freeport Junior High School

701 W. Empire St.


Hello! My name is Jon Beach. I was born and raised here in Freeport, Illinois. I went through the Freeport School District and graduated with a High School Diploma in 2001. I then attended Highland Community College where I graduated with an Associates Degree in 2003. I went to the University of Wisconsin Platteville and received a Bachelor's of Science Degree in December of 2006. My Bachelor's degree is in middle level education. I did my student teaching here at the junior high. I have been teaching for 2 and half years.

I have lived in the community my whole life. I live with my girlfriend of 5 years and our 3 children. Skye is 7, Diem is 2, and Lathan is 3 months old. We also have a 2 year old Pug named ESPN. I participate in softball leagues and also bowling leagues. I am also an avid hunter. I am a sports fanatic! GO STEELERS, GO BRAVES!!!