Posted Date: 09/02/2016
Congratulations to Derek Base and Carly Bowden for being nominated for the 2016 Kansas Horizon Award! Carly just began her second year as a math teacher at Andover Central Middle School and represents the district as the elementary nominee. Derek just began his second year as a chemistry teacher at Andover High School and is the secondary classroom nominee for the district.
The Kansas Horizon Award Program, sponsored by the Kansas State Department of Education, identifies and recognizes exemplary teachers who distinguished themselves during their first year of teaching. Nominees are selected by the building principal and district superintendent. Four elementary classroom teachers and four secondary classroom teachers are chosen per region for a total of 32 teachers in the state.