Greenfield R-IV students and parents will see many new faces in classrooms and along the sidelines during the new school year. District administrators were very busy at the end of last school year, hiring a combined 11 new teachers and para-professionals.
Joining returning faculty are; Audrey Owings - 4th Grade, Stephanie Bos - 5th Grade, Eric Crayton - Science, Mathew McCarthy - JH/HS PE, Justin Breedlove - K-12 Para-Professional, Brielle Breedlove - Counselor, Annelise Dale - Band, Kim Morrison - English, Kelly Compton - Math, Olivia Dobbs - Elem PE, and Nancy Reid - Pre-K Para-Professional. Four of the new hires will find themselves spending part of their time this year coaching; Justin Breedlove - Head Football and Head Boys Track, Olivia Dobbs - Head Girls Track, Mathew McCarthy - Head Boys Basketball, and Stephanie Bos - Assistant Girls Basketball.
Due to retirement, the district also had to hire three new bus drivers over the summer. Two of the positions were filled from outside of the district and one was filled from within. Joining Kevin McKenzie and Darrell Preston as bus drivers are; Vickie Gillen, Brenda Stewart and Zach Funk.