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Teacher Feature: Mr. Weeks

Teacher Feature: Mr. Weeks

Jaden Karr, Copy Editor

September 5, 2017


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Mr. Ron Weeks has taught World History and Government at BHS for four years. Before he started his career as an educator, he worked in sales from 2006-2013. Weeks teaches mostly freshman so he “always looks forward to meeting and getting to know the most recent additions to BHS”!   Weeks ...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Cordova

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Cordova

Ashley Clark, Entertainment Coordinator and Staff Writer

March 29, 2017


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Mrs. Cordova is on her eighth year of teaching Oceanography and Physical Science and is looking forward to meeting and getting to know students. She has three children, Joe who’s 21, Nick who’s 20, and Annalisa who’s 16 and attends Boardman. Her favorite foods are Handel’s ice cream and heaven...

Teacher Feature: Mr. Hewko

Teacher Feature: Mr. Hewko

Ashley Clark, Entertainment Coordinator and Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


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Mr. Hewko is on his 14th year of teaching Government and Psychology and also works with the Athletic Department as the Assistant Athletic Director. He looks forward to working through the athletic transition of the new middle school. He has three children, Nick who’s 13, Alex who’s 11, and AJ who...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Burkey

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Burkey

Ashley Clark, Entertainment Coordinator

March 1, 2017


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Mrs. Burkey is on her 13th year teaching Honors Chemistry and Chemistry and is looking forward to it. Since working here, she has learned that there are some amazing students at BHS. She has two children, Kaylin who’s in 10th grade and Raegan who’s in 8th grade. Her favorite food is dark chocolate...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Stanton

Aadia Brinkley, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2016


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Mrs. Evelyn Stanton has worked at Boardman for 16 years and loves her job. Before working at BHS, she taught at Lakeview and Leetonia, and worked in business prior to that as a Human Resources manager. Even before that she attended college at Youngstown State University, earning her Bachelor’s degree...

Teacher Feature: Ms. Mincher

Aadia Brinkley, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2016


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Ms. Karen Mincher has been working at BHS for 20 years. Before that, she was a health educator for a health clinic. Before she taught, she went to high school here at BHS. While in high school, her favorite classes were Physical Education, German, and Health. She went to college at YSU, earning her ...

Boardman welcomes new teachers

Boardman welcomes new teachers

Jaden Karr, Copy Editor

October 11, 2016


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As Boardman High School begins the 2016-2017 school year, the school is welcoming four staff members to the Spartan family. The music department has welcomed two new teachers. Mrs. Laura Kotheimer is the new Assistant Director of the Boardman High School Choir.  She comes to BHS from St. Charles...

Teacher Feature: Mr. Birch

Teacher Feature: Mr. Birch

Allyson Carnahan, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2016


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Mr. Birch is in his 7th year teaching U.S. Honors History and Government. He is also the boys basketball coach. His favorite ice cream is Oreo from Handel's. Mr. Birch graduated from Springfield High School in 2002. He attended Baldwin-Wallace University for his undergraduate and Youngstown State University...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Nord

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Nord

Jaden Karr, Entertainment & Social Media

September 27, 2016


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Mrs. Randy Nord teaches Freshman English and Junior AP English. She has been teaching for twenty-five years in Boardman. She started at Glenwood Middle, then moved to Center Middle, and is now at BHS. Nord said that changing buildings gave her an opportunity to meet many wonderful colleagues. Befor...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Zimmers

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Zimmers

Jaden Karr, Entertainment & Social Media

September 20, 2016


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Mrs. Megan Zimmers co-teaches Integrated Math 1 with Mr. Reash and Physical Science with Mrs. Cordova. She is also the head of the special education department. She has worked at BHS for three years. She attended college at the University of Toledo for college and Poland High School. Zimmers loved Engl...

Teacher Feature: Mr. Ruggieri

Teacher Feature: Mr. Ruggieri

Jaden Karr, Entertainment & Social Media

September 13, 2016


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Mr. Tom Ruggieri teaches band and jazz. He has two children, Rachel, age 22, and Nico, age 18. He has worked at Boardman for 17 years. Ruggieri attended Youngstown State University and Marygrove College for college, and BHS for high school. When asked what his favorite food is, Ruggieri said “There...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Schenker

Jaden Karr, Entertainment & Social Media

September 6, 2016


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Mrs. Kristi Schenker teaches Physical Education at BHS. This is her second year teaching. She attended college at Malone College. She graduated from BHS in 2003. Her favorite classes were English with Mr. Hay and Astronomy. Schenker is looking forward to getting to know her students better. She just...

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