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Teacher Feature: Mrs. Parrett

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Parrett

Jordan Otabil, Website Staff February 1, 2024

Meet Jennifer Parrett! She is a part of the history department and teaches CP US History. This is Mrs. Parrett’s first year at the main campus. Keep reading to learn more about Mrs. Parrett and the adaptations from the freshman building. When Mrs....

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Teacher Feature: Mrs. Corcoran

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Corcoran

Jordan Otabil, Website Staff January 31, 2024

Meet Monica Corcoran! Miss. Corcoran is a first-year teacher at Lakota West. She teaches American Sign Language (ASL) levels I & II. Continue reading to learn more about this beloved teacher and her commitment to the job.    Although this...

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Teacher Feature: Mrs. Muchmore

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Muchmore

Jordan Otabil, Website Staff January 30, 2024

Meet Mallory Muchmore! She is an Honors Biology and CP Environmental Science teacher at Lakota West. Mrs. Muchmore is a very beloved teacher, continue to read about her and her career journey!  Outside of school, Mrs. Muchmore's favorite thing to...

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Teacher Feature: Karsten Klint

Teacher Feature: Karsten Klint

Benjamin Nguyen March 7, 2023

Mr. Klint is a teacher here at Lakota West.  His subject is AP Social Studies, specifically US and European history.  While a catchphrase of his class is ‘Keep it Simple Stupid’ the opposite will be done as this West Press Teacher Feature highlights...

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Teacher Feature: Senora Becker

Teacher Feature: Senora Becker

Ellie Brite March 1, 2023

Sra. Becker is in her eighth year of teaching. She has taught Spanish I, Spanish II, Spanish for Spanish speakers, and ESL. She really enjoyed teaching Spanish for Spanish speakers. A fun fact about her is that her daughter is in a vet science program...

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Teacher Feature: Mrs. Herber

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Herber

Sophie Diouf May 11, 2022

Students who have attended school at the freshman campus may know Mrs. Herber is an English teacher in room 303. Those who did not have her as an actual teacher may not know that she is also a para-athlete representing the United States.   When...

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Fun Facts About Mr. Phillips

Fun Facts About Mr. Phillips

Emily Lukovic April 5, 2022

Mr. Phillips, the Honors Algebra 2, Pre-calc, and BC calculus teacher, has had a fun 55 years of  life!  He majored in math and education because he loves solving problems and taking on a good challenge. He brings this passion in the classroom as I,...

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Fun Facts about Mr. Moody

Fun Facts about Mr. Moody

Emily Lukovic February 28, 2022

We are all aware of the infamous chemistry teacher known as Mr. Moody. He is well admired,and known for his witty math skills and quick ability to recite the periodic table. But what else is there in his life? What goes on after school? I was given the...

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Juggling with David Cain

Juggling with David Cain

Alex Jones January 20, 2022

Juggling with David Cain A couple of weeks ago, students thought they were in for a typical class with a substitute teacher, David Cain, but to the surprise of many students, Cain started masterfully juggling objects in the classroom. Students began...

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LWHS Office Aids

LWHS Office Aids

Lucy Schaefer January 20, 2022

Everyone has seen the kids that walk through the halls delivering passes to students in other classes. These are Lakota West’s Office Aids, kids who have a free bell during the day and help out in the counselor’s office delivering passes. Senior Office...

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Teacher Feature: Mrs. Gorley 

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Gorley 

Cole Cronk April 23, 2021

In this month's teacher spotlight, Mrs. Gorley highlighted why she became a teacher and what made her choose to teach, “This has been a dream of mine since I was a young child, I enjoyed tutoring my friends, because the math didn’t come easy to them,...

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First Year Teachers

First Year Teachers

Lacey Jones April 23, 2021

The end of the 2020-2021 school year is a perfect time to check in on the new members of our Lakota West teaching staff. Starting at a new school is a big change on its own, but to start in the midst of a crazy year with COVID brought a new set of challenges....

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