December 2013 Recognitions by the Board of Education

Olathe East volleyball team recognition

The Olathe East High School volleyball team won the 6A state championship title. The team and coaches are pictured with Superintendent Marlin Berry and Board of Education member Rick Schier.

Chick-Fil-A recognition

Olathe Chick-fil-A was recognized for its continued support of the Adopt-A-School program. Pictured are Superintendent Marlin Berry, Board of Education member Rick Schier, Chick-Fil-A owner/operator Jeff Rouse, Chick-Fil-A marketing director Kim Petrulis, and Community Liaison Heather Schoonover.

Natalie Alton recognition

Natalie Alton of Olathe East High School was named the Kansas representative to the 2013 Macy's Great American Marching Band. Pictured are Superintendent Marlin Berry, Natalie Alton, Board of Education member Rick Schier, Olathe East Assistant Principal Kraig Taylor (background) and band director Jeff Smikahl.

United Way team recognition

Members of the district's United Way executive group were recognized for conducting an outstanding campaign with contributions totaling more than $104,500. Pictured are Superintendent Marlin Berry, Corbin Trimble, Nancy Cheatham, Lane Green and Board of Education member Rick Schier.

Photos by Ann Kohn

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