Spotlight

DBeans

I became an educator because I love working with kids.

- Mrs. Dawn Beans, HS Business Teacher

PWolfe

I became an educator because watching students succeed and grow is so rewarding and I am proud to be part of their journey.

- Mrs. Patty Wolfe, Director of Technology

ARossell

I became an educator because I was impacted in wonderful ways by caring teachers growing up and I love to see kids learn and become successful!

- Mrs. Amanda Rossell, HS Social Studies Teacher

Tgilson

I became an educator because I want to make an impact on students/student education and leave a legacy in my teaching area while building a network with the school and community.

- Mr. Tory Gilson, HS Business Teacher

Kwilkins

I became an educator because I want to help students that were like me when I was their age. I used to hate math and then I had a teacher that made math interesting.

- Miss Kristen Wilkins, HS Math Teacher

JHaarberg

I became an educator because I wanted to be a positive advocate for students and be someone they can turn to when in need.

- Mrs. Jordan Haarberg, HS Counselor

JYilk

I became an educator because I had great teachers and coaches who were my role models.

- Mr. Jeremy Yilk, Activities Director

CFisher

I became an educator because I really enjoy helping others accomplish their goals. Being an educator allows me to do that daily. When a students gets the job done and they can be proud of it I think that is awesome. I like to help and support all kids as they work to accomplish their goals.

- Mr. Corey Fisher, HS Principal

JDueland

I became an educator because of the relationships with kids and being able to help them prepare to be successful for life after high school.

- Mr. Jayce Dueland, CHS Industrial Technology

CTvrdy

I became an educator because I like working with young people. It is always amazing to see some one accomplish something that they themselves didn’t think they could do.

- Mr. Chris Tvrdy, HS Math

TBotts

I became an educator because it is a family tradition.

- Mr. Trey Botts, HS Art Teacher

JBrummer

I became an educator because being around kids gives me a new enthusiasm for life.

- Mr. Jacob Brummer, HS Science Teacher

KHeimann

I became an educator because so many teachers encouraged me throughout my childhood and I wanted to be like them. I wanted to encourage kids to overcome whatever difficult situations they may face all while helping them learn and grow.

- Mrs. Kimberly Heimann, 4th Grade Teacher

MBrock

I became an educator because I had several amazing teachers growing up who inspired me.

- Mrs. Mindy Brock, 5th Grade Teacher

KKlein

I became an educator because I wanted to work with kids. It is also GREAT to have the same schedule as my own children.

- Mrs. Karen Klein, HS Special Education

TPoppert

I became an educator because I want to make a difference in the lives of students and inspire them, just as many of my teachers did for me.

- Mrs. Tess Poppert, 5th Grade Teacher

LTrimble

I became an educator because I wanted to help make a difference in children's lives and empower future generations .

- Ms. Lexie Trimble, 1st Grade Teacher

JArnold

I became an educator because I had awesome librarians who encouraged me to share my love of reading with kids.

- Mrs. Jill Arnold, Elementary Media Specialist

KGeiger

I became an educator because I want to make a difference in the lives of kids and make sure they know they are cared about no matter what!

- Mrs. Kenna Geiger, 2nd Grade Teacher

KBerreckman

I became an educator because I love helping kids. Watching them learn something new is amazing!

- Mrs. Karen Berreckman, 2nd Grade Teacher

TSavick

I became an educator because I enjoy working with children and making a difference.

- Ms. Teresa Savick, Special Education

CFitzgerald

I became an educator because my passion is the foundation of their learning experience. I have always wanted to be a Preschool or Kindergarten teacher because they are just beginning school. I absolutely love watching young children grow, find their strengths and guide them .

- Mrs. Cheyenne Fitzgerald, Kindergarten Teacher

DNeill

I became an educator because I think kids are important!

- Mrs. Debbie Neill, 2nd Grade Teacher

TRegelin

I became an educator because I knew when I was in Elementary School that's what I wanted to do. Didn't see it any other way!

- Mrs. Tricia Regelin, PreK

Ross

I became an educator because I love working with children and I love watching them learn and grow!

- Mrs. Amber Ross, 1st Grade Teacher

Denise Clodfelter

I became an educator because I love to learn new things, and I have a heart for those students who struggle to do so. I love to help them find success and boost their confidence in themselves.

- Mrs. Denise Clodfelter, Elementary TLC

Ashley Simpson

I became an educator because I enjoyed learning growing up.

- Mrs. Ashley Simpson, Elementary Special Education

Caitlin Smith

I became an educator because I enjoy helping others.

- Mrs. Caitlin Smith, Elementary Special Education

Senja Stephens

I became an educator because I want to inspire students and help them feel successful.

- Mrs. Senja Stephens, Elementary Music Teacher

DSquiers

I became an educator because I want to be able to have a part in helping kids become successful members of society.

- Mr. David Squiers, Elementary PE

SRush

I became an educator because I love working with children, and wanted to make a difference.

- Mrs. Stephanie Rush, Title Educator

ALove

I became an educator because I wanted to have the opportunity to impact the lives of children and it’s an occupation that is always exciting and full of adventure.

- Mrs. Anngie Love, 4th Grade Teacher

VGilbert

I became an educator because coming from an education family, I understood the importance of education and where it can lead you. I wanted to be a positive influence in a child’s life.

- Mrs. Vickie Gilbert, 3rd Grade Teacher

JFord

I became an educator because I love serving and helping people.

- Mr. James Ford, Special Ed. Director

Jwalls

I was always influenced by my teachers in school, and decided early on in HS that is what I wanted to be. I went into education so I could make a positive impact on the lives of kids and help prepare them for what they want to be.

- Mrs. Jennifer Walls, HS & MS Media Specialist

PMargritz

I had some great teachers growing up, and learning is forever.

- Mrs. Patricia Margritz, MS English

ARussell

I think that most educators start out wanting to make a difference in at least one child's life. That is why I became an educator. Now that I have been in education for a few years, I know now that being a teacher.

- Mrs. Arika Russell, Resource Specialist

DHiggins

I became an educator because I want to better the youth and make the world a better place.

- Mr. Dillon Higgins, MS Math

MKostrunek

I became an educator because I want to be a difference maker.

- Mrs. Marcie Kostrunek, HS & MS Spanish

NBroz

I became an educator because I want to make a difference in improving one's life.

- Mr. Nick Broz, MS Physical Ed

AFavinger

I became an educator because I never could see myself doing anything else.

- Mrs. Alisa Favinger, MS Math

SHickenbottom

I became an educator because I love kids.

- Mrs. Stacy Hickenbottom, MS Resource Specialist

DEvertson

I became an educator because I love to teach.

- Mr. Dave Evertson, MS Science

AFord

I became an educator because of my 3rd and 5th grade teacher, Mrs. Windhorst. She showed me the impact you can have on students lives.

- Mrs. Ashley Ford, MS Science

Frauen

I became an educator because I like history and working with youth.

- Mr. Brent Frauen, MS Social Studies