Please welcome our new Helena Public Schools educators and staff

Broadwater Elementary

Kindergarten Teacher, Brittney Booton
Second Grade Teacher, Deveney Welsh

Bryant Elementary

Kindergarten Teacher, Darcee Collier
Speech Language Therapist, Susan Kettler
Kindergarten Teacher, Christina Power
Special Education Teacher, Chelsea Todd
Para Professional, Danielle Wageman

Central Elementary

Kindergarten Teacher, Mikell Fox
Second Grade Teacher, Lauren Knudsen
Music Teacher, Caitlin Cantrell (Jefferson/Smith/Central)
Para Professional, Bambi Hornbeck
Para Professional, Tara Starkel
Para Professional, Colleen Watson
Para Professional, Karen Dimmitt (SACC)


CR Anderson Middle School

Principal, Kathleen Prody
Assistant Principal, Eric Peterson
Science Teacher, Tyler Afinson

Four Georgians Elementary

Kindergarten Teacher, Jessi Boyle

Hawthorne Elementary

Fifth Grade Teacher, Teaje Ellison
Kindergarten Teacher, Corrissa Hamper
Para Professional, Shea Conley
Para Professional, Kristie Klein
Para Professional, Lukas Pryanovich (SACC)

Jefferson Elementary

Music Teacher, Caitlin Cantrell (Jefferson/Smith/Central)

Jim Darcy Elementary

Fifth Grade Teacher, Hunter Fairclough
Fifth Grade Teacher, Katrina Guse

Kessler Elementary

Principal, Riley Thatcher
4/5 Combo Classroom Teacher, Erik Wenger
First Grade Teacher, Eva Cox
Custodian, Ted Jenkins
Para Professional, Kimberly Hoxie

Ray Bjork Learning Center (RBLC)

Instructional Coach, Cami Back

Rossiter Elementary

Special Education Teacher, Kira Kuhlman
Para Professional, Jodi Armstrong
Para Professional, Morgan Padmos (SACC)

Smith Elementary

Para Professional, Shana Berry Brown
Music Teacher, Caitlin Cantrell (Jefferson/Smith/Central)

Warren Elementary

Third Grade Teacher, Alinon Arpin

Jefferson/Smith/Central Elementaries

Music, Caitlin Cantrell

Helena Middle School

Science Teacher, Heather Johnson
Choir/Orcehstra Teacher, Kara Nelson
Para Professional, Kimberly Evans
Indian Education for All Tutor, Cody Koplin


Project for Alternative Learning (PAL)

Social Studies/PE Teacher, Isaiah Cech

Capital High School

Assistant Principal, Mick Morris
Social Studies Teacher, Lauren Chapman
English Teacher, Regan Clancy
Math Teacher, Tasha Dearborn
Math Teacher, Sharon Hunt
Industrial Arts, Ted Riehl
English, Laurie Sechrist
Culinary Arts, Jennalai Wurtele
Para Professional, Marissa Vazquez
Para Professional, McKinley Young

Helena High School

Assistant Principal, Julie TeNyenhuis
Special Education, Michelle Brown
Health-PE, Jenna Frankino

Capital High/Helena High

German Teacher, Tara Thompson

Helena School District

Special Education, Rebecca Lester
School Nurse, Kelsey Mitchell
Business Office Secretary, Delicia Larson

Adult Basic Education

Math Teacher, Maria Lillrose

Please note that this page reflects new staff as of Friday, August 26.