USD 353 Welcomes NEW STAFF for 2020-2021!

USD 353 welcomes NEW STAFF for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year!

Dr. Zack Hood - WHS Principal

Jason Halling WMS Principal

Keelie Meridith 3rd Grad @ Eisenhower

Kayla Love 1st Grade @ Washington

Brandon Starkey Social Studies @ WMS

Britanee Knepper Eisenhower/Washington PE

Zach Cooper WHS Physics

Christine Cox WHS Math

Gavin Pickering SPED @ Kennedy

Brittany Valentine Art @ WMS

Micah Rogers SPED @ WMS

Ryan Swiggart SPED @ Washington

Erin Hollman SPED @ Lincoln

Lindy Fike FACS @ WMS

Allison Rossilin Social Worker @ Eisenhower

Shellby Bevan Kennedy Social Worker

Kelsey Whaley SPED @ WHS

Matt Gerber Math @ WHS

Allie Dellinger Speech Pathologist


Steve Sturgis

Author: Steve Sturgis

Steve graduated from Wellington High School in 1974 and then Wichita State University (with honors) in 1979 with a B.S. Degree in Administration of Justice; his minor was in Sociology. Steve has held several positions ranging from Juvenile Court Service Officer, to District Manager in Circulation at the Wichita Eagle, Q.A. Planner at Boeing, Caregiver, Psychiatric Technician, Limo Driver, Ranch Hand, Photographer, Webmaster and Website Developer and a die hard Crusader Fan since the early 1960's. Contact the ole boy at or on Facebook or at any Crusader event year-round.