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Summer Kelley Named Teacher of the Year Regional Finalist

Liberty Academy Alternative Education Teacher Summer Kelley has advanced to Regional Teacher of the Year status, as announced by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. 

Kelley becomes one of only 34 Regional Teacher of the Year nominees from districts across the state to now be elibible for the state's top honor, which will be announced later this summer.

Kelley was announced as the LPS teacher of the year earlier this spring as part of a surpise all-staff virtual meeting.  To view a video featuring Ms. Kelley's work in the classroom, click here.