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A special thank you to Senator Jean Leising, Senator Jeff Raatz, and Representative Randall Lyness, for participating in our special board meeting on Monday evening. The public session was well attended and great dialogue was exchanged.
On Monday, January 16th, Senator Jeff Raatz, Senator Jean Leising, and Representative Randall Lyness will be in attendance at a Special Board Meeting to answer questions and listen to concerns regarding legislation that impacts public education. The meeting will begin at 6:00 PM in the Franklin County Community School Corporation Board Room located at 225 East 10th Street. The public is welcome to attend.
This month’s featured STARS of EXCELLENCE are Ronald “R.J.” Race, Brookville Elementary; Dakota Wilson, Brookville Middle School; Caleb Jenkins, Franklin County High School; Jaisen DeHaven, Laurel School; and Emma Jane Rosenberger, Mt Carmel School. >>Click HERE to read more.<<
“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” – Coach Pat Riley
Superintendent, Dr. Debbie Howell, is pleased to announce that Mrs. Pam Gutzwiller, Laurel School Counselor, has been selected as January’s “Educator of the Month”. Mrs. Gutzwiller has been providing services for the students and families of Franklin County for 28 years. Mrs. Gutzwiller graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Indiana University and a Master’s from Ball State. Upon receiving her School Counseling License, she was hired as the “Home-School Advisor” for the school corporation. During her time as the Home-School Advisor she worked in all buildings except the high school. She then became the corporation’s “At-Risk Counselor” and was later named School Counselor at Laurel. During her tenure at Laurel School she has forged lifelong relationships with many of the students and their families. Mrs. Gutzwiller was nominated for this recognition by a parent. The parent accurately noted that Mrs. Gutzwiller puts in very long days to make sure she is there for students, and their parents, whenever they need her. “She makes the students feel very welcome in her office.” In addition to her work at Laurel School, Mrs. Gutzwiller has had a significant impact on the school corporation as a whole. For many years … Continue reading