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West High’s Amie Gossett selected as Parkway district teacher of the year

Photos of teacher of the year 2/25/2021 -- Parkway selected its 2021 elementary, middle, high school and district Teachers of the Year.

Amie Gossett, theatre teacher at West High, was selected as the Teacher of the Year for Parkway Schools, as well as the district’s High School Teacher of the Year (pictured top).

Erica Kirn, a third-grade teacher at Bellerive Elementary, is the Elementary Teacher of the Year (pictured bottom left).

Leigh Klawiter, school counselor at West Middle, is the Middle School Teacher of the Year (pictured bottom right).

All the Teachers of the Year will be recognized at the March Board of Education meeting and on April 26 at Parkway’s virtual Appreciation Evening event.

Congratulations to ALL of our 2021 Teachers of the Year.

The elementary, middle, high school and district teachers of the year are selected by a committee comprised of former Parkway district-level teachers of the year. The Parkway Alumni Association is the sponsor of the Parkway Teacher of the Year program and awards each teacher with a crystal apple and cash stipend.