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Dennis Schmuecker

Naomi Hofferber, Writer

May 28, 2015

Dennis Schmuecker teaches computer science classes here at Kennedy. He plans on retiring at the end of this school year. Q: How long have you been at Kennedy? A: 17 years. Q: What is your fondest memory here? A: Too many to say. Probably relating to the students that were part of my Mac ...

Dailin Williams

Maddy Crist, Editorial Editor

May 28, 2015

Q: How long have you taught Chinese at Kennedy? I have taught Chinese in Kennedy for nine years since 2006 when the Chinese program started. Currently teaching Chinese one, two, three, four, and AP Chinese. Q: Did you have any previous teaching experiences before Kennedy? If yes, where? A: I w...

Jacquelyn Herr

Naomi Hofferber, Writer

May 28, 2015

Jacquelyn Herr works in the special needs Autism program at Kennedy. She plans on retiring at the end of this year. She had this to say: "Ten years ago after my youngest son graduated from Kennedy, I accepted a position as a para-educator in the Autism program. I came into my position thinking 'I will...

Laurie Bark

Naomi Hofferber, Writer

May 28, 2015

Laurie Bark currently teaches Spanish 1 and Spanish 3 classes at Kennedy. She plans to retire at the end of this school year after 26 years of teaching at Kennedy. Q: How long have you been at Kennedy? A: I have been at Kennedy for  26 years. Q: What is your fondest memory here? A: I have too many fon...

Randy Whitehead

Randy Whitehead

Maddy Crist, Editorial Editor

May 28, 2015

Q: How long have you worked at Kennedy? A: This is my 10th year.  Q: Can you describe to me what kinds of students or classes you work with on a daily basis? A: I work in the Learning Center all day with special education students.  Q: What is your favorite thing about teaching the st...

Alex Bendlage

Alex Bendlage

Maddy Crist, Editorial Editor

May 28, 2015

Q: You have been at Kennedy for one year correct?  A: Yes, I have been here for the entire school year, but I also subbed here quite a bit at the end of last year. Q: What science courses have you taught during your time here? A: I have taught FOS: Energy all year as well covered for the smal...

Ricki Shulte

Ricki Shulte

Maddy Crist, Editorial Editor

May 27, 2015

Q: How long have you worked at Kennedy? A: 23 years  Q: Can you give me a job description of the position you have at Kennedy? A: Keep track of physical dates and concussion forms-keep the coaches updated with expired form; get transportation for teams; claim sheets-rosters-cashboxes ready fo...

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