Wilmington CUSD News
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Congratulations to our employees of the month for March.
Mrs. Dana Harris is a 1st grade teacher at Bruning Elementary School. Dana goes above and beyond to get to know her students likes and dislikes, as well as their interests outside of school to help make them successful in the classroom.
Stevens Intermediate School
Mrs. Tkach and Mrs. Rink give their time to do the after school art program, Young Rembrandts. Students have taken part in three sessions of drawing and art. Each session runs for four weeks, and class takes place after school. On average 30-40 students participate in the classes.
Wilmington Middle School
Mrs. Judi Mann and Mrs. Melissa Mancuso are the secretaries at Wilmington Middle School. Both ladies are on the front lines and have to wear numerous hats on a daily basis. Every day they do a great job communicating with parents, teachers, and students. They definitely make our jobs easier here at Wilmington Middle School, and we are thankful to have them in our office.
Wilmington High School
Mr. Murphy is a driver education/PE teacher at Wilmington High School. He has been an instrumental part of Wilmington High School for the past 23 years serving our students/athletes in various of ways throughout his career including: head wrestling coach for 23 years, assistant football coach for 23 years, and track coach for seven years. Mr. Murphy has been the teacher union president for the past 18 years and continues to be president of the Illinois Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association. Mr. Murphy’s wife, Tina, works at Wilmington High School as well. And, all three of his children are graduates of Wilmington High School – Rob, Jake, and Erin. When Mr. Murphy has spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time with his grandchildren. We would also like to congratulate Mr. Murphy and the Wilmington High School wrestling team for taking 2nd place in IHSA duel team state!