Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Some new people and some familiar ones are part of the new school year roster for Wayzata School District.
This summer a number of new and familiar faces filled in the blanks for open administrator positions in the Wayzata School District. The district created a new position merging two important administrative responsibilities together, overseeing buildings and grounds and transportation services. Jon Deutsch was named to this new position called director of facilities and transportation. Deutsch comes to the district from Burnsville, Eagan, Savage Public Schools where he was the director of operations and properties for four years. According to the district the following people were hired this summer for open positions: Plymouth Creek Elementary School • Sarabeth deNeui stepped into the principal position at Plymouth Creek Elementary School…
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Plymouth Creek Elementary School Principal Karla Thompson won't be at the school this fall.
Everyone needs adventure in life. Dr. Karla Thompson believes this big time. She is excited to be on her way to Xi’an Jiaotong University where she will teach for one year. Thompson is the principal of Plymouth Creek Elementary School and will be on sabbatical this school year 2012-13 while teaching in China. Xi’an Jiaotong University is a very prestigious school. In China, its reputation is comparable to Harvard University in our country. Thompson is sponsored by Brigham Young University (BYU) under the David M. Kennedy for International Studies, BYU China Teachers Program. Approximately 80 qualified members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are sent to teach at Chinese universities each year (absolutely no …
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Plymouth Creek students donate fleece blankets they created to Ella’s Halo.
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
According to the Wayzata School District: Fifth grade students in Angie Kostik’s class at Plymouth Creek Elementary School spent time this winter creating fleece blankets to donate to Ella’s Halo, a non profit organization created to provide some of the comforts of home to babies and families during extended stays in Twin Cities Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs). Kostik’s class made more than 50 blankets to donate to Ella’s Halo and the Plymouth Creek PTO donated fabric to make 80 more blankets during the Plymouth Creek Elementary Community Night.