James Gess portrait

James Gess

Physical Education Teacher
Head Varsity Baseball Coach

Contact Information:
Phone: 952-806-7779
Email: jgess@bloomington.k12.mn.us

Jim grew up in Bloomington Minnesota and attended Jefferson High School. He proceeded to attend Minnesota Mankato State where he played Hockey and Baseball and received his B. S. degree with a minor in Coaching and Corporate Community Fitness. Jim went on to earn his Masters degree in education at Saint Mary's University. He taught Elementary Physical education at Olson elementary from 1991-1995 and has taught at Jefferson High School in Physical Education from 1996-present. Jim has coached varsity baseball at Jefferson from 2001-present. He has also coached high school hockey and football at Jefferson and has worked as a baseball instructor 2002-present. Jim enjoys fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family. Jim has 4 kids, Haley, Mackenzie, Ellie, and Hunter.

Physical Education
Jefferson High School
(952) 806-7779
Class Name Periods Class Info Calendar Site
PH2001W 1 Physical Education 9 Web 00 (Main) Yes Yes
PH2017A 1 Advanced Weight Training A 03 (Main) Yes Yes
PH2022 1 Weight Training 03 (Main) Yes Yes Yes
PH2017A 2 Advanced Weight Training A 04 (Main) Yes Yes
PH2022 2 Weight Training 04 (Main) Yes Yes Yes
PH2001 2 PE 9 Sports Act For Life 05 (Main) Yes Yes
PH2019 2 Sports Training 1 06 (Main) Yes Yes Yes
AD2012 6 Advisory 12 AD (Main)