Staff Directory

Staff names are listed alphabetically by last name

Aeikens, Karie

Elementary Principal

Beldt, Karissa

3rd Grade Teacher

Bonestroo, Cathy

School Business Official / Business Manager / Board Secretary

Burd, Frances

Special Education Teacher

DeBoer, Bethany

4th Grade Teacher/MS Volleyball Coach

DeBoer, Crystal

Elementary School Secretary

DeBoer, Greg

Assistant Boys’ Basketball Coach

DeGroot, Jodi

Head Custodian & Maintenance GLR Elementary

DeHaan, Sarah

Paraeducator

Donaker, Kristi

3rd Grade Teacher

Dreesen, Miranda

Vo Ag Instructor/FFA Advisor

Drown, Tammie

Food Service Director MS/HS

Duncanson, Brittany

Food Service / Elementary Para

Dykstra, Kim

Special Education Teacher

Everhart, Samantha

Paraeducator / Custodian GLR MS/HS

Geerdes, Reid

Liaison Officer/Girls’ Basketball Coach/Asst. Golf Coach

Gerken, Kayla

MS Softball Coach / Asst. Volleyball Coach

Gisolf, Dawn

Head Softball Coach/Asst. Volleyball Coach

Glanzer, Tyler

MS & HS Principal/Activities Director

Gonzalez, Jacquelyn

Paraeducator

Grave, Pam

Paraeducator

Greenfield, Greg

Building and Grounds Director

Hamilton, Kris

HS Social Studies Teacher / MS Cross Country Coach / Assistant Track Coach / Asst. Cross Country Coach

Hansmann, Darcy

MS/HS Secretary

Harson, Lissa

Transitional Kindergarten Teacher

Helkenn, Daniel

Guidance Counselor/At Risk Coordinator

Hellinga, Nyla

ELL Teacher

Hilbrands, Lee

Transportation/Bus Driver

Holloway, Alan

Instrumental Music Teacher/Band

Jensen, Emily

Paraeducator

Johnson, Michele

Instructional Coach

Jumbeck, Ed

MS Boys Basketball Coach

Kannegieter, Linda

Food Service GLR Elementary

Klaahsen, David

Transportation/Bus Driver

Klaahsen, Sharon

4th Grade Teacher

Klaassen, Ashley

Language Arts Teacher

Klingenberg, Josie

Paraeducator

Klooster, Shannon

2nd Grade Teacher

Kragt, Doris

Transportation/Bus Driver

Kramer, Claire

Paraeducator

Kruse, Shari

1st Grade Teacher

Leloux, Courtney

1st Grade Teacher / MS Volleyball Coach

Luenberger, Brian

Physical Education Teacher / Social Studies Teacher / Head Boys’ Basketball Coach / Head Golf Coach / MS Baseball Coach

Lupkes, Mitch

Technology Coordinator/Varsity Boys Track Coach / Business Ed

Lutmer, Mark

Physical Education Teacher / Elementary P.E.

Luxford, Thomas

Superintendent

Lyon, Amy

Spanish Teacher / NHS Advisor

Mauldin, Tim

Vocal Music Teacher / Assistant Speech Coach

McConnell, James

Transportation Coordinator/Bus Driver

McCray, Ben

Math Teacher / Head Baseball Coach

McDowell, Mac

Science Teacher / Head Volleyball Coach / MS Track Coach

McDowell, Michelle

Preschool Teacher

Medlin, Kimberley

Paraeducator

Menning, Lainn

Transportation Director

Mouw, Jasmine

Paraeducator

Mouw, Regan

Kindergarten Teacher

O’Donnell, Pat

HR Director

Olivera, Lexi

Special Education Teacher /  Asst. Softball Coach

Reitsma, Bert

Transportation/Bus Driver

Rens, Jessica

5th Grade Teacher

Rockman, Trisha

MS/HS Media Center / Tech. Support / Cheerleading Coach

Roseberry, Ken

Grounds Keeper/Snow Removal

Sandbulte, Brenda

Social Studies & Language Arts Teacher / Speech Coach / Drama Coach

Sieperda, Hunter

Asst. Girls’ Basketball Coach

Sternke, Katherine

Food Service MS/HS

Storm, Amanda

5th Grade Teacher / MS Volleyball Coach

Stratman, Sheri

Family and Consumer Science (FACS) Teacher / Prom Advisor / FCCLA Sponsor / TAG Advisor

Terhark, Kim

Elementary Media Center

Timmerman, Doreen

District Office Secretary

VanBriesen, Ethan

6th Grade Teacher / Head Cross Country Coach / Varsity Track Coach / Asst. Baseball Coach

Van Briesen, Paul

Transportation/Bus Driver

VanderPlaats, Kim

Food  Service MS/HS

Ver Beek, Mandi

Head Cross Country Coach

Verburg, Russ

Science Teacher

Ver Steeg, Kris

Paraeducator

Ver Steeg, Stacie

Kindergarten Teacher

West, Valecia

Art Teacher / TAG Advisor

Wibben, Karen

Paraeducator / Yearbook Advisor

Wubbena, Wanda

Paraeducator

Wynia, Mitzi

Science Teacher

Zylstra, Avery

Paraeducator

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