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May 12, 2022 Announcements

Sioux City Community School District Honors Retirees with 1,200 Years of Combined Service

2022 retiree album awards presented at the retirement party on May 11, 2022.

Sioux City, IA – With 1,200 years of combined service in the field of education, 48 Sioux City Community School District employees were honored and celebrated at a retirement dinner held Wednesday, May 11 at Morningside STEM Elementary School.

Among the retirees are teacher Michael Tokarczyk and maintenance mechanic Edward Kunkel, with 45 and 42 years of service, respectively.

Additional Sioux City Community School District Retirees Include:

  • Lansing Hankins, Teacher at Perry Creek Elementary School, 35 Years
  • Gloria James, Administrative Assistant at the Educational Service Center, 35 Years
  • Vicky Galloway, Counselor at West Middle School, 34 Years
  • Kimberly Rasmussen, Teacher at Perry Creek Elementary School, 33 Years
  • Amy Twillman, Administrative Assistant at the Educational Service Center, 33 Years
  • Laura Howard, Technology Support Coordinator at the Educational Service Center, 32 Years
  • Michelle Morgan, Teacher at East High School, 32 Years
  • Janice Ryan, Teacher at Leeds Elementary School, 32 Years
  • Susan Tillo, Teacher at Leeds Elementary School, 32 Years
  • Heidi Hutton, Secretary at Hunt Elementary School, 31 Years
  • Celia Mulroy, Teacher at East Middle School, 31 Years
  • Susan Dziurawiec, Instr. Assistant at Spalding Park Environmental Sciences Elementary School, 30 Years
  • Debra Gallogly-Caputo, Registrar at West Middle School, 30 Years
  • Sarah Culver, Teacher at Leeds Elementary School, 29 Years
  • Victoria Rose, Instr. Assistant at North Middle School, 29 Years
  • Paula Harder, Food Service at Hunt A+ Arts Elementary School, 28 Years
  • Cheryl Irwin, Teacher at Leeds Elementary School, 28 Years
  • Timarie Corder, Food Service at Hunt A+ Arts Elementary School, 27 Years
  • Kristine McNaughton, Teacher at Perry Creek Elementary School, 27 Years
  • Deborah Padomek, Principal at East High School, 27 Years
  • Joan Swenson, Principal at North High School, 27 Years
  • Geralyn Buthe, Registrar at Spalding Park Environmental Sciences Elementary School, 26 Years
  • Joellen Fravel, Teacher at Riverside Elementary School, 26 Years
  • Joyce Swanson, Food Service at Morningside STEM Elementary School, 26 Years
  • Janice Meek, Instr. Assistant at Bryant Elementary School, 25 Years
  • Billie Stitt, Instr. Assistant at Morningside STEM Elementary School, 25 Years
  • Kathleen Bernard, Nurse at East Middle School, 24 Years
  • Connie Smith, Teacher at Unity Elementary School, 24 Years
  • Leanne Bata, Teacher at Irving Dual Language Elementary School, 21 Years
  • Christine Dicus, Teacher at the Sioux City Career Academy, 21 Years
  • Barbara Hageman, Bus Assistant at Operations & Maintenance, 21 Years
  • Vicki Stewart, Food Service at Riverside Elementary School, 21 Years
  • Debra Blanford, Bus Assistant at Operations & Maintenance, 20 Years
  • Jill Van Buskirk, Instr. Assistant at Clark Early Childhood Center, 20 Years
  • Laurie Gettner, Instr. Assistant at Morningside STEM Elementary School, 20 Year
  • Mary Dawdy, Food Service at Irving Dual Language Elementary School, 18 Years
  • Denise Gill, Teacher at Loess Hills Computer Programming Elementary School, 18 Years
  • Camille Farley, Teacher at West Middle School, 17 Years
  • Susan Nguyen, Instr. Assistant at North High School, 16 Years
  • Bernice Popevis, Food Service at Spalding Park Environmental Sciences Elementary School, 16 Years
  • Sundra Peterson, Instr. Assistant at Morningside STEM Elementary School, 13 Years
  • Cynthia Lloyd, Administrative Assistant & Board Secretary at the Educational Service Center, 12 Years
  • Linda Olsen, Transportation Specialist at Operations & Maintenance, 11 Years
  • Kevin Fletcher, Bus Driver at Operations & Maintenance, 10 Years
  • Deborha Kindig, Bus Driver at Operations & Maintenance, 10 Years
  • Stanley Wickstrom, Food Service at Harry Hopkins, 9 Years