He was a strange character, very smart and knowledganle anout Physics, but aldo a debout Mormon.
He also taught RE.
There was a rumour going around that he'd built a pedal powered flying machine.
Another rumour which was probably just gossip, was that he was in an apocalyptic cult and that when the end of the world came he would fly to safety in his machine.
He was a terrible teacher with zero control over the kids.