Mrs. Thompson is a 3rd Grade Special Education Teacher at Canton Intermediate. She attended Edgewood High School and received her college degree from UT Tyler. Mrs. Cheatham is married to Jason Thompson and has two children Grace and Hunter. Hobbies that she enjoys are watching Grace and Hunter play sports and their extracurricular activities and spending time with family
Mrs. Thompson has been employed with Canton ISD for 5 months as a teacher and 3 years as an aide and what she enjoys most about her job is the age, content, and most of all showing love to her sweet students and watching them grow. 
Mrs. McLeod, CIS Principal states that "Kristen is new to our CIS Family this school year. She comes to us with many years of experience where she has successfully served students in multiple capacities. Each position she has held over the years has perfectly molded and prepared her current position as a 3rd-grade special education teacher. As a first-year sped teacher, she has done an outstanding job learning the ins and outs and advocating for her students. She does not hesitate to ask questions for clarification and continuously goes over and beyond in order to do what is best for each and every one of her students. 
Congratulations to Mrs. Thompsion!!