Sydney Thompson

sydney.smith494@gmail.com

Sydney Thompson became the Jenks Guard Assistant Director in 2019. She began her color guard journey in middle school in 2008, and continued to perform until 2012 when she graduated from Union High School.  

Upon graduation, Mrs. Sydney attended Missouri State University. Graduating in 2016, she earned a bachelor’s degree in Geography/Geotourism. While attending college, she continued performing with the Missouri State Pride Band Color Guard, as well as, the Pride of Missouri State Winter Guard. During her time with the Pride Band and winter guard she served as guard captain for two years, as well as a junior staff member for two years. 

Her teaching career began in 2013 at Willard High School in Willard, Missouri. There she helped lead the winter guard to become Scholastic AA champions in 2017. She continued teaching at Willard High School until she moved back to the Tulsa area in 2019.