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Parkway teacher chooses an unusual path to classroom and motherhood

Ria Van Ryn photo 1/17/2020 – Parkway has hundreds of amazing teachers. Over winter break, one of them, South High English teacher Ria Van Ryn passed away from cancer at only 39.

Read a beautiful tribute to Ria from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch here. Thanks, Aisha Sultan for the wonderful story. 

Read Ria's obituary here.