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Abby Hermreck

My name is Abigail Hermreck and I teach 4th grade and coach high school volleyball. I am married to the elementary/middle school principal, Mr. Hermreck. We have four children and two cats. In my free time, I love to read and bake . . . read more

Alan Newton

Alan Newton was started working as the technology coordinator for U.S.D 479 Crest in the summer of 2014.  Recently retired from the Army where he served as an information management officer.  email:  anewton@usd479.org . . . read more

Austin Lee

  My name is Austin Lee, and this is my second year teaching. I am the social studies teacher here at Crest, teaching: U.S. History, Psychology, 7th Social Studies, World Geography, American Government, 8Th Social Studies, and World . . . read more

Bailey Lee

This is my 4th year at Crest as the High School Science teacher. I am a K-State graduate and originally from Humboldt. On top of teaching, I am also the school's Testing Coordinator. This is also my 3rd year coaching Middle School . . . read more

Bethany Michels

Hello, I’m Bethany Michels. I graduated from Pittsburg State University in 2014. My degree is Bachelor of Science in Education, my major is Early Childhood Unified. My degree allows me to teach from birth to 8 years old including . . . read more

Bibby West

  My name is Vivian West.   Most people call me by my nickname, Bibby.  I am a past Crest graduate and am proud to be teaching at my alma mater.  I have a BA in Elementary Education from Ottawa University and a MA . . . read more

Brenda Stephens

  My name is Brenda Stephens.  I graduated from Emporia State University.  My husband’s name is Alan.  We have three wonderful kids who all graduated from Crest. I have been teaching kindergarten at Crest . . . read more

Carmen Wolfe

Carmen Wolfe teaches 1st Grade at U.S.D. 479 Crest.  email:  cwolfe@usd479.org   read more

Chuck Mahon

Mr. Mahon serves as the superintendent, high school principal and varsity football coach of U.S.D. 479 Crest.  email:  cmahon@usd479.org   read more

Connie Edgerton

Connie Edgerton-I am married to Allen Edgerton.  We have three grown children and six grandchildren. I am the district Title I Reading /Math/ Reading Recovery instructor.  I am also the 6th grade Language Arts instructor.  You . . . read more

Craig Frazell

Craig Frazell teaches PE / Science at U.S.D 479 and coaches JV football and acts as assistant coach to the varsity football team.  email:  cfrazell@usd479.org   read more

Dr. Morgan Menefee

Dr. Morgan Menefee is the English teacher for grades 8-12 here at Crest. Her doctoral degree is in curriculum and instruction, so she truly enjoys designing innovative lessons to reach all students. Morgan grew up on a farm near Louisburg, . . . read more

Dixie Ward

Dixie ward has worked as a custodian at Crest since 2006.  Her daughter Diane graduated from Crest in 1999. read more

Gerri Godderz

Mrs. Gerri Godderz began employment at Crest in the Fall of 2015 serving as the Middle School administrative assistant working with Mr. Hermreck. read more

Girls Basketball

The Crest Girls Basketball coach... read more

Hannah Boehm

Hannah Boehm has been our Agriculture Instructor and FFA Advisor since 2016. She graduated from Kansas State University with a Degree in Agriculture with a Teacher Licensure, in May of 2016. She was raised in Wellsville, KS where she grew up . . . read more

Kayla Taylor

email:  ktaylor@usd479.org I have been the Family and Consumer Sciences teacher and FCCLA advisor at Crest since 2008. I love being a Lancer!  I am a graduate of  Kansas State University  with a Bachelors degree . . . read more

Kelly Nordt

Kelly began teaching Special Education at Crest in the Fall of 2017 read more

Leanne Trabuc

Mrs. Trabuc Mrs. Trabuc is the Board Clerk for Crest UDS 479. read more

Lori Garland

I graduated from Emporia State University in 2005.  I started teaching at Crest Elementary in the fall of 2005.  I taught 5 years at First Grade, 5 years at Fourth Grade, and this is my 3rd year as the Second Grade . . . read more

Lynn Shepard

Mrs. Lynn Shepard began teaching at Crest in the Fall of 2017 and is head of the Yearbook department.  She also teaches middle school math and keyboarding compouter skills. read more

Martin Bambick

My name is Martin Bambick.  I am teaching business classes and am high school athletic director.  I have a Bachelors degree from Kansas State and a Masters degree from Emporia State.  My teaching career started at Crest High . . . read more

Megan Mason

I grew up on a farm outside of Deshler, Nebraska. I was recruited to McPherson College for track and field. There I was a two time National Qualifier and school record holder in the hammer throw. I majored in Secondary Education for History . . . read more

Rachel McGee

  This is my fourth year teaching at Crest Schools. Each day, I teach 8th grade Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Trigonometry/Precalculus, Calculus, and Transitional Math. In 2006, I graduated from Santa Fe Trail High School and . . . read more

Sharon Frazell

Sharon Frazell works as an administrative assistant at Crest U.S.D 479 and can be reached at 620-852-3521.  Email at:  sfrazell@usd479.org read more

Stephanie Edgerton

I am the third grade teacher at Crest.  I am a Crest alumni and a Lancer for life!  I attended Kansas State University for two and half years and then transferred to Pittsburg State University where I received my Bachelor's in . . . read more

Steven Wilson

Education: AA- Butler Community College (El Dorado, KS), BS in Music Education- Wichita State University (Wichita, KS), and MA in Instrumental Conducting- Sam Houston State University (Houston, TX- American Band College) Years . . . read more

Tish Hug

Tish Hugg teaches PE / Math at U.S.D. 479 Crest.  email:  thug@usd479.org   read more

Travis Hermreck

  This is my 12th year at Crest, and 4th as Pre K-8 Principal.  Previously I spent 8 years at Caldwell High School teaching social studies.  I graduated from Crest in 1992.  My wife, Abigail, is our 4th grade teacher. . . . read more

Zack Mason

I began teaching physical education and coaching middle school football and high school track at Crest in the Fall of 2015.  I graduated from Uniontown High School in 2008 and graduated from McPherson College in 2013.   . . . read more

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