Twelve Lee’s Summit R-7 educators were recently named Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce Excellence In Teaching award winners.
Recognized teachers are Todd C. Arasmith, Bernard Campbell Middle School; Erica Arbuckle, Hawthorn Hill Elementary School; Enjoli Avila, Summit Pointe Elementary School; Jon Courtney, Bernard Campbell Middle School; Beth Files, Summit Lakes Middle School; Andrea N. Foote, Greenwood Elementary School; Jayne Hartwig, Trailridge Elementary School; Tammi S. Krones, Lee’s Summit High School; Scott Kuhlman, Lee’s Summit North High School; Melinda Moylan, Hazel Grove Elementary School; Hollie Temple, Great Beginnings Early Education Center; and Kim Victor, Longview Farm Elementary School.
All 12 recipients were honored at a reception and program scheduled from 4:30 to 6 p.m. April 3 at the Longview Mansion, 3361 SW Longview Road.
The reception is sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and the R-7 School District, and all students, parents and community members are invited to attend. At approximately 5:15 p.m., a brief program highlighting each of the 12 Excellence In Teaching Award winners will begin.