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2019 Honorees & Retirees Event Set for May 9

Honorees Invite for May 9, 2019 The community is invited to join us in celebrating the 2019 honorees and retirees from across The School District of University City on Thursday, May 9. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the program begins at 7 p.m. at Jackson Park School, 7400 Balson Ave. 63130.

This year, we are paying special tribute to:

Distinguished Retirees: 

  • Christopher Blumenhorst (LLC)
  • Linda Brown (JP)
  • Charles Brown (UCHS)
  • Delores Garner (UCHS)
  • Susan Jackson (JP - SSD)
  • Deborah Kuster (FP)
  • Jacqueline Meyer (UCHS)
  • Eric Morgan (UCHS - SSD)
  • Dorthea Nevils (UCHS)
  • Nicole Wight (FP)


  • Parent Volunteers: Nicole Adewale, Jodie Burditt & Anica Rothrock
  • BCJ Math Club: Alisha Ashford, Ellen Bern, Anita Qualls & Beth Skelton
  • Brittany Boutique: Kim Dann-Messier & Rebecca Salem
  • Challenger Learning Center: Tasmyn Front, Kristen O’Neil & Erin Tyree
  • Kathleen Kapayou (The Green Center)
  • Jan O'Brien (Master Card)

Uniquely U. City

  • Dominic Bryant (BOE-UCHS)
  • Tracy Gritsenko (BOE)
  • Tae Shia Johnson (BW)
  • Mouhamed Ly (BW)
  • Lucy Rhoades (BW)
  • Alara Stewart (BW)

2019-20 Educational Support Person of the Year

  • Darlene Holliday, Barbara C. Jordan Elementary School

2019-20 Teacher of the Year

  • Julie Hubbartt, Brittany Woods Middle School

25-Years of Service Awards

  • Lyndlee Mabry (JP)
  • Michelle Turner (Per)

This event is free and open to the public.

Questions: Call 314-290-4001 or email