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  Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, August 20, 2015, Pages 1 & 7

New staff at MACS

New staff in the Mount Ayr schools for 2015-16 include (front row, L-R) Heather Buckner, elementary paraprofessional; JoAnn Sheil, third grade; and Courtney Tingwald, vocational agriculture and FFA advisor; (back row) Christy Still, elementary paraprofessional and Ron Sickels, elementary paraprofessional and bus route driver.

School starts Monday

The Mount Ayr Community schools will welcome students on Monday, August 24 to open the 2015-2016 school year.

This year's enrollment totals 676 students in grades K-12. The individual grade levels number as follows: kindergarten - 47; first grade - 52; second grade - 53; third grade - 59; fourth grade - 45; fifth grade - 58; sixth grade - 39; seventh grade - 56; eighth grade - 52; ninth grade - 64; 10th grade - 58; 11th grade - 50; and, 12th grade - 43.

District personnel and their assignments for 2015 - 2016 are as follows:

Certified personnel

Adams, Courtney - Elem. Resource
   Adams, Sherry - 2nd Chance Read/English/Sociology
Budach, Betsy - 2nd Grade   Budach, Mark - Bus Ed/BPA/MS FB
Cason, Carol - K-6 Vocal, 5-6 Band, Cheer Choach   Castreje, Gilberto - Spanish (Bedford p.m.)
Catanzareti, Joe - Lang. Arts, MS Baseball/Track Coach   Christner, Beth - Little Raider Preschool
Coulson, Katie - Kindergarten   Curry, Kim - Tech Director/Librarian/Drill Team
Drake, Joe - Superinendent
   Elwood, Chris - Elem Principal/Ms FB & boys BB coach
Esch, Madison - 2nd Grade   Frost - Jessica - 5th Grade
Geist, Jodie - Special Ed/TAP/grant writer
   Gerber, Barb - FACS, Elem. Guidance, Prom Coordinator
Giles, Scott - MA/HS Ind. Arts, B-G golf   Giles, Tracy - 1st grade
Graham, Kristen - 1st Grade   Greene, Jody - 4th Grade
Greenland, Dara - Title I   Howie, Fay - HS Science
Klinkefus, Ranae - 5th Grade   Knapp, Melanie - Elem. Resource
Kniep, Shaun - English/Drama/Publications/Speech   Knox, Bethany - Kindergarten
Lambert, Derek - HS PE/Co-Head FB/Strength & Conditioning   Larsen, Debbie - Elem. PE/G Track/MS HS XC coach
Larsen, John - HS Guidance/Math/HS Asst G Track & VB Coach   Larsen, Tori - HS Special Ed
Levine, Amy - Elem. Resource   Lynch - Debra - 4th Grade
McCabe, Bryant - 6th Grade   Mueller, Frank - HS Special Ed
Nary, Danielle - Elem Resource   Nickle, Stasia - 1st Grade
Poore, Chandra - HS Special Ed/Spec Olympics
   Quick, Kris - Early Childhood/SPED Coord./Asst Drill Team
Riley, Aaron - Art/Drivers Ed
   Ruggles, Brandie - HS Spec Ed/MS VB/GBB/SB/Girls Track
Ruggles, Bret - MS Science/Math/TAG/BBB Coach   Sheil, JoAnn - 6th Grade
Shields, Melissa - MS SelfControl
   Showalter, Delwyn - HS History/Alter. School/AD/Co-head FB Coach
Smith, Valle - Title I/School Improv Coord.   Sobotka, Darla - 3rd Grade
Stephens, Abby - 8th Grade social studies/HS social studies   Stewart - Julie - 6th Grade
Storhoff, Crystal - Kindergarten/Flags   Storhoff, Gregg - Instumental Music/Band/Vocal
Streit, Thad - Health/MS PE/HS Science/GBB coach   Taylor, Karen - 2nd Grade
Tingwald, Courtney - Voc Ag/FFA advisor   Uhlenkamp, Jane - K-6 Art/Title I Math/TAG
Wallace, Kurt - Math/Asst B Track/HS Wrestling/Drivers Ed   Wallace, Lynne - 7-12 Principal
Weehler, Jill - 3rd Grade   Young, Sally - MS Math/MS social studies

Andresen, Stacey - Elem/HS Nurse/CNA    

non-certified personnel
Albaugh, Heidi - Elem. Para   Arends, Diana - HS principal secretary
Belzer, Barb - Voc. Rehab./SPED Assoc./HS   Bolles, Tiffany - Flags
Braby, Tori - HS Para/MS GBB/Head VB Coach   Buckner, Heather - Elem Para
Campbell - Janette - Board sec/treasurer   Drake, Andrew - HS Para
Elliott, Brad - Track Coach/Asst. FB   Ford, John - HS Wrestling Coach
Gregg, Radonda - HS Para   Grose, Brenda - HS Para
Grose, Tara - SFL   Groves, Betty - Guidance secretary
Hayse, Kyle - MS Wrestling Coach   Larsen, Amanda - HS Para
Leonard, Daniel - Vol. FB   Levine, Jeff - Asst. BBB Coach
Lyden, Annette - HS Para   Main, Annie - Elem Para
Minnick, Colleen - Elem Para   Minnick, Nicole - Elem Para
Moon, Gayla - Elem & HS Para   Overholser, Amanda - HS Para
Pitt, Sam - Vol. XC 7 B Track   Rinehart, Tanner - Baseball Coach
Schafer, Sarah - HS Para   Shields, Christi - HS Cheer Coach
Shields, Tara - Elem Para   Smith, Kalian - Drill team
Stephens, Cindy - Elem Principal secretary   Still, Christine - Elem Para
Taylor, Anne - Elem Para   Triggs, Kathy - Elem Para
Trujillo, Mabel - ELL/Elem Para   Warin, Donna - Special Ed Secretary/Court Liaison
Weeda, Nathan - Vol. FB   Whittington, Aleha - Chemical Assoc/Library
Willis, Elaine - Elem Para   Yoder, Debbie - Superintendent & Trans. Secretary
Zarr, Mike - HS Bowling    

Mechanics/bus drivers

Brown, Allan - Route driver   England, Tammy, Route driver
Groves, David - Route driver   Hanawalt, Josh - Route driver
Shields, Bart - Route driver   Sickels, Ron - Route driver
Smith, James - Route driver/Asst. FB   Still, Adam - Mechanic/Trans. director
Stull, Faye - Route driver    

Maintenance personnel

Drake, Robin - HS Custodian   Hanawalt, Josh - Lead Elem. Custodian
Minnick, Todd - HS Custodian   Pearce, Brandon - HS Custodian
Poore, Clint - Head Custodian   Schafer, Allan - HS Custodian


Constant, Lisa - Cook   Jones, Tawnya - Head Cook/Concessions
Kemery, Pat - Cook   Shields, Debbie - Cook
Swank, Cathy - Cook   Wilson, Lori - Cook
Wimer, Shelley - Cook    

Photograph courtesy of Mount Ayr Record-News
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, October of 2015

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