RGSD 2021 Teacher of the Year Awardees Announced

RGSD Teachers of the Year

The Riverview Gardens School District has named its 2021 Teacher of the Year Honorees. Each building has a Teacher of the Year Honoree. Out of the 13 honorees, one teacher will be chosen as the Districtwide Teacher of the Year. That selection process is currently underway. The Building nominees are listed below:


Danforth Elementary

Lisa Dick, First Grade Teacher


Gibson Elementary

Ralph Hailey, Kindergarten-Grade Five Technology Teacher


Glasgow Elementary

Stephanie Ligé, Second Grade Teacher


Highland Elementary School

Deanna Keely-Glenn, Fourth Grade Teacher


Koch Elementary School

Rachelle Wilson, Teacher


Lemasters Elementary School

Melissa Bircher, Teacher


Lewis and Clark Elementary School

Anna Gengenbacher, Fifth Grade Teacher


Meadows Elementary School

Kamille Williams-Norris, Third Grade Teacher


Michelle Obama Early Childhood Academic Center

Mary Reich, Pre-K Special Education Teacher


Moline Elementary School

Jean Heil, Teacher, Third Grade Teacher


Central Middle School

Asia Nash, Middle School Social Studies Teacher


Westview Middle School

LaChrista Wilson, Middle School Science Teacher


Riverview Gardens High School

Joshua Gaither, High School Science Teacher

RGSD 2021 Teachers of the Year