The Magnolia School District welcomed 36 new licensed personnel to the district at its annual new teacher orientation training on Monday.
The staff of Walker Pre-Kindergarten Center welcomes new pre-kindergarten teacher, Cynthia Cater, to the campus.
New licensed personnel to the East Side Elementary School will be Connie Browning, kindergarten; Brandi Denmon, kindergarten; Lauren Jarvis, first grade; Whitteni Lindsey, assistant principal; Eileen Lowery, third grade; Robyn Mackey, second grade; Janelle Middleton, special education; Bailey Staton, first grade; and Taegan Young, second grade.
Central Elementary School will welcome new staff members Melinda Black, sixth grade; Ariel Castleman, fourth grade; Jennifer DeLoach, sixth grade; Whitney Epperson, special education; Kendra Holley, sixth grade; Kamille King, fourth grade; Heather Laferte, sixth grade; and Cassidy Russell, fourth grade.
Magnolia Junior High School will add new teachers Dustin Bakenhus, HPE/coach; Brianna Cowling, science; Ruby Espinoza, assistant band director; Anthony Hammonds, coach; Ryan LaFleur, assistant band director; Shelby Lamkin, mathematics; Kaitlyn Mahaffey, assistant choral director; Britany McDonald, special education; Anthony Meeker, HPE/coach; Dillon Reed, science; Garrett Walker, mathematics; and Michael Youngblood, EAST/coach.
New teachers added to the Magnolia High School staff are Wes Ables, HPE/coach; Melissa Chandler, science; Rachel Fish, EAST; Morgan Gardener, science; James Kotarek, director of bands; Ben Lindsey, head basketball coach; and Alix Tiegs, audio/visual technology and communications.