Oakwood Elementary School second grade teacher Donna Amidon is Washington’s American Legion Elementary Teacher of the year for 2005-06.
She was presented the award by the Washington American Legion Commander, Charles Kelley during the February monthly meeting of the Clover Park School District Board of Directors, Monday, Feb. 12.
Amidon has more that 25 years of teaching experience. She has worked at Oakwood Elementary School since 1987. Additionally, she was last year’s Clover Park School District certificated employee of the year.
“I feel honored to have my name on this award, but I know that this recognition belongs to so many educators and certainly to the entire staff at Oakwood Elementary,” said Amidon.
State winner. Oakwood Elementary second grade teacher Donna Amidon (center) receives the Washington American Legion Elementary Teachers of the Year from State Commander Charles Kelley (right) and Loren Sperry, American Legion education chairman.