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News Local VFW Recognizes Teachers and Students

Published on December 17, 2020

Members from the VFW paid a special visit to the Middle and High Schools this week. Two teachers and three students received recognition from local VFW Post 5242.

  • Congratulations to High School Social Studies teacher, Bryant Hancock, for receiving this year’s Iowa VFW Teacher of the Year award.

photo courtesy of KNIA/KRLS
  • Congratulations to Middle School Social Studies teacher, Kristin Schultz, for receiving this year’s VFW Crystal Apple Award.  Mrs. Schultz was also recognized as the Iowa VFW Teacher of the Year in 2019-2020
  • Congratulations to middle school students Sarabeth Decious, Lizzie Neumann, and Hunter Haynes on being selected as as first, second, and third place winners in the Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest.

photo courtesy of KNIA/KRLS

We are full of Pella Pride for these teachers and students!  Find the full article on KNIA/KRLS.