Neligh-Oakdale is kicking off the 2014-15 school year with nine new faces. Joining the school district are seven new faculty members and two staff members.
New and returning staff were welcomed back Monday by the Neligh-Oakdale Board of Education and on Tuesday morning by the Neligh Chamber of Commerce. Representatives of both were on hand each morning to speak with the district employees,
Although not new to the district, Tina Wilson is also a new faculty member. She will teach an exploratory agriculture class one period a day at the junior high level. Wilson is a secretary at West Ward elementary and has an ag business degree.
New faculty and staff for 2014-15 are (and shown in the top photo):
Justin Kruse - language arts
Sharra Lutjens - language arts
Jessica Eymann - special education
Kim Scarborough - family and consumer science
Jennifer Snodgrass - fifth grade
J.J. Wagner - sixth grade
Robert Krepel - technology coordinator/instructor
Becky Hurtig - elementary para-professional
Vicky Paul - food services assistant