Challis School District is proud to announce the 2020-2021 Teachers of the Year and Classified Employees of the Year. Doug Hammond from the Challis Lodge #92 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Idaho presented these awards at the Celebration of Excellence on May 6, 2021.
Classified District Employee of the Year: Shanna Lammers
Classified Instructional Employee of the Year: Kerri Evans
Elementary Teacher of the Year: Erika Cotant
Jr. Sr. High School Teacher of the Year: Brityn Smith
The recipients of these awards were voted to receive this honor by their colleagues.
The teachers being recognized are professionals who are prepared each day to educate our students. They know how to differentiate instruction and challenge students to keep them engaged. There classroom has a culture of respect, rapport and student misbehaviors are managed quickly and appropriately. They are the “go to” staff when needing guidance or support.
The classified employees are recognized for their ability to collaborate well with teachers, they go above and beyond to support both students and teachers. They are reliable and knowledgeable, often approaching situations with a smile and willingness.