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Columbia Fund for Academic Excellence award winners (Posted 4/1/14)

Congratulations to this year's winners of the Columbia Fund for Academic Excellence awards:

  • Molly Welker of Parkade Elementary School (Outstanding Elementary Educator, Grades PreK-2)
  • Nicole Burks of Paxton Keeley Elementary School (Outstanding Elementary Educator, Grades 3-5)
  • Taylor Drennan of Gentry Middle School (Outstanding Middle School Educator)
  • Michelle Ebberts of Rock Bridge High School (Outstanding High School Educator)
  • Anne Schoelz of Russell Boulevard Elementary School (Outstanding Educator in a Specialized Area)
  • Dan Braun of Hickman High School (Outstanding Beginning Teacher)
  • Dana Clippard, Deputy Superintendent (Outstanding Administrator)

A reception and awards dinner will be held to honor this year's winners on Thursday, April 21, at the University Club-MU. Contact Tracy Davenport by Friday, April 8, to reserve your seat at this event.