The end of the school year always brings some sad GOOD-BYE. 


We would like to thank the following staff members who are moving on from Mann and thank them for all they have done for our school and community!


Charles Jamieson – Mr. Jamieson is moving to become the new principal at Pearson Elementary in Poulsbo.


Alexa Dayton – Miss Dayton will be teaching in Issaquah School District, closer to her new home.


Jess DeCoster – Mrs. DeCoster will be moving to a school closer to her home.


Rachel Haws – Ms. Haws has taken a position as a BCBA.


Erin Johnson- Mrs. Johnson has accepted a position at Clover Park School District closer to her home.


Launa Fuhrman – Ms. Fuhrman has accepted a position closer to her home.


Karen Wilson-Bielitz – Mrs. Wilson-Bielitz has taken a position with the Burlington School District closer to her new home.


Emma Jonsson – Ms. Jonsson has accepted a transfer to Barton Elementary where they are opening a new Learning Center.


Kate Howell – Miss Howell is moving to San Diego to get her masters in counselling.


Kathy Gasser - And last, but certainly not least – after 14 years of service to the students and community of Horace Mann, Mrs. Gasser will be retiring. Congrats Mrs. Gasser!!


With good-byes, there are always some HELLOS! 


While all the new staff has not been hired, there are a few who have. Starting in the fall, please welcome:


Jimmy Cho – Welcome back to Mr. Cho who will be returning to Mann as our new Associate Principal.


Ryan Turner – Mr. Turner will be joining us as a Learning Center Teacher. Mr. Turner used to teach at APL School in Seattle and has completed his student teaching at Rockwell Elementary.


Jacey Crane – Ms. Crane will be joining us as a gen ed teacher. She is moving to the area from California where she successfully taught intermediate grades for 4 years.


Olivia Pennell – Welcome back Ms. Pennell! Ms. Pennell was our school psychologist 5 years ago and is returning back to Mann.




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