Academic Excellence. Citizenship. Personal Development. These attributes form the basis of the KM Graduate Profile. Yet, over the past year, KM educators have also personified these goals. In the midst of an unprecedented public health crisis, our educators have embodied the very essence of excellence. They have demonstrated the most committed form of citizenship. They have challenged themselves and tested their abilities to provide a quality K-12 education throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
It would have been much easier to close KM’s doors, but our district has a proud history of blazing the trail when the easy solution won’t produce the desired results. While schools across our state and our country did close their doors, our educators faced the uncertainties. They set aside their fears and rolled up their sleeves. They engaged in extensive planning and diligent implementation to provide KM families with an important choice: learn safely at home or learn safely in person.
The Kettle Moraine Education Foundation (KMEF) wishes to recognize the resolve, strength, courage and diligence demonstrated by KM educators throughout the COVID crisis. By “educators” we include all those who make KM education happen - teachers, aides, nurses, custodians, counselors, cooks, bus drivers, administrators, office staff and more. Each and every person who works in our schools who so bravely prioritized students’ best interests this school year.
Please join KMEF in recognizing KM educators with a donation to the Honor an Educator wall displayed at KMHS. With your donation, you will be helping KMEF to fund materials for a plaque recognizing the resolve and commitment of ALL KM educators and staff had to excellence during this extraordinary time. Any donations that exceed the amount needed for the plaque will go toward funding future grant requests of educators and staff.
The plaque, to be produced in the KMHS Design Lab, will say:
Excellence Beyond Expectations
In recognition of the courage, commitment, and care demonstrated by the Kettle Moraine staff who persisted though the COVID-19 pandemic to meet the needs of our students and communities. We are forever grateful that you were on our team.
Kettle Moraine Education Foundation
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