New teachers to walk halls at Delano Public Schools

New teachers on Aug. 22 reported for duty at Delano Public Schools in anticipation of the start of school on Tuesday, Sept. 4.


New faces at Delano High School include in the front row, left to right: economics teacher Sarah Rude and vocal music teacher Maria Vejdari. Back row: math teacher Katie Hoppe and special education teacher Kris Cruikshank. (Photo by Susan Van Cleaf)

Delano Middle School (DMS) and Delano Elementary School (DES) both have three new teachers on their staffs. The new faculty members are, left to right: Angie Kurth, first grade teacher, DES; Melanie Kern, first grade teacher, DES; Amanda Roff, math teacher, DMS; Julie Neby, physical education/ DAPE teacher, DES; Natalie Palmer, sixth grade teacher, DMS and Jessica Paul, special education teacher, DMS. (Photo by Susan Van Cleaf)