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Hernandez, Hoerst nominated for Horizon Award

Posted Date: 09/29/2020

2020-21 Horizon Award nominees

Two Andover educators have been nominated to represent the district in the Horizon Award competition sponsored by the Kansas State Department of Education.

The nominees are:

  • Brooke Hernandez, language arts teacher at Andover Middle School (pictured at left).
  • Victoria Hoerst, second-grade teacher at Wheatland Elementary School (pictured at right).

The Horizon Award honors outstanding educators who are beginning their second year in the classroom.

The Andover educators were surprised with the news by district and building administrators Tuesday, Sept. 29.

Both of Andover Public Schools’ nominees for the 2019-20 Horizon Award won the statewide honor.