From the PTA President

To Lauren Hufford and Morgan Scholl and the entire Teacher Appreciation Committee who provided our teachers with a fantastic Teacher Appreciation Week;

To Angie McBeth and Jennifer Sander for coordinating donations for the 5thGrade marketplace for our sister school, Thornwood, for helping in their library as well as with Book Fair and Inventory, and for coordinating the School Supply gift card drive;

To Laura Grau and Sara Moore for our beautiful “A Lion’s Tale” yearbook; To Izzy Fort for marketing that fabulous BHE yearbook;

To Amy Bray for a very fun Book Swap and to all the volunteers that helped to organize the thousands of books;

To Katie Mattingly and Donna Marshall for continual upkeep of the grounds throughout the entire BHE campus and ensuring that we always have beautiful flowers to welcome students to BHE;

To Christi Strockfor leading all of the 5thgrade events and activities, To Heather Bonner, Stacey Kearns and Susie Lee for planning a memorable farewell program for our 5th graders and their parents; To Lindsey Martin, Margaret Murphy, Olivia Porter and Christi Strock for planning a fun-filled day of celebration and pool party for graduating 5th graders; and To Susie and Donald Lee for creating a beautiful video commemorating the students’ years at BHE;

To Kristi Smith and Melissa Crain for keeping us informed with timely eblasts and working on the PTA website;

To Melanie Beck and Lizy Santiago who will order and distribute hundreds of boxes of pizza for the end of school parties;

To our amazing Executive Board who kept the PTA running smoothly all year: Beth Gentner, Katie Mattingly, Emily Paulson, Kristen Parks, Michelle Rigo Morgan Scholl and Karen Teegarden;

To the entire BHE faculty and staff for their dedication to providing our children with a wonderful education; To Dana Johnson for being our fearless leader during this fantastic year; To Rachelle de la Cruz who jumped in feet first and has been a wonderful addition to the Bunker Hill family.;

To each and every parent and teacher who helped, no matter how big or small, to make this PTA what it is! Thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve as your PTA president and for all that you do for our school and students. BHE is truly an amazing place and I feel very blessed to be a part of it!

Kelly Wolf
PTA President