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AOE SALUTE a Teacher, Nominate Here!

KIX 95.3 along with Aberdeen Office equipment is looking for outstanding teachers in our community. Nominations are also open to all school personnel from coaches, to custodians to para educators. KIX 953 and Aberdeen Office Equipment want to recognize all individuals who go above and beyond in contributing to student development. From Now until June you can nominate a Teacher slash school personnel of the Month! Students Parents & Principals are all encouraged to nominate that special individual you think has really gone above and beyond for students and faculty. Nominate today below. Winner receives a fantastic prize package from all of our sponsors and a chance to thank the Community with me Rick Moyer on KIX 95.3!

Salute a Teacher of the month-Sponsored by Aberdeen office Equipment, Dominos Pizza, and Great Northwest Federal Credit Union! Don’t forget you can nominate anyone who works in the school that deserves this award! Nominate today! Let’s support our schools and the ones who make it a better place.

November Teacher of the Month is Debbie Olson, Kindergarten teacher at Robert Gray.  Debbie has been teaching for over 30 years and LOVES the kids and staff that she works with.  Listen to the interview below or advice from Debbie and hear a little bit of her journey in teaching.  CONGRATS DEBBIE!


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Congratulations to Heather Atwood of Central Park Elementary.  She was chosen as our Teacher of the Month!  Heather was interviewed and talked about her love for the kids and teaching.  Take a listen below!

Nominate your favorite teacher or educator above as well.


Congratulations to Jennifer Arquette of A.J. West.  She is our teacher of the month for September.  Jennifer was nominated for being patient with children and going the extra mile to support them.   Jennifer has been on the Harbor for 7 years and loves it here!  Take  a listen to my interview with her below:


Congratulations to Mercedes Taylor, 1st grade teacher at McDermoth.  She has been teaching for over 5 years now and LOVES working with the age group that she teaches.  Check out my interview with our teacher of the month below!


Congratulations to our March Teacher of the Month!  Lora Prato, 2nd grade teacher from Lincoln Elementary in Hoquiam.  Lora has been teaching for over 31 years and LOVES the kids.  Come take a listen to my interview with her below:


A big congratulations to Dawn Parkin, our February 2018 Teacher of the Month!  Dawn has been teaching for over 18 years and is currently teaching Math at Montesano Jr. High.  She also coaches Fast Pitch.  Dawn was nominated because she is a dedicated teacher who makes math understandable and fun.  Take a listen to our whole interview with her below:


Congrats to Marshall Lentz, teacher at Hoquiam Middle School.  He teaches health and coaches girls and boys basketball.  Mr. Lentz has been teaching for 12 years now and loves helping the kids.  He has helped start a program that enables peers to help each other through crisis.  Congrats to  you Marshall and thanks for all you do for our kids. For the complete interview we did with him, click below.



Congratulations to Jesse Marlow, math teacher at Hoquiam Middle School.  Jesse has been teaching for four years and his kids love him!  Jesse enjoys teaching kids about math, and coaching baseball and basketball.  Take a listen to his interview with Rick Moyer, below.  CONGRATS MR. MARLOW! the December Teacher of the Month.




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