New Teacher News
By: Rachel Snow
Mrs. Nikia Hunt wears many hats…literally.
She teaches 7th and 8th grade English, Accounting, Information Technology, Journalism/Newsletter, and
Web Design and Development. She is also the FBLA, 7 th grade, and newsletter sponsor.
Mrs. Hunt earned an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from Kaplan University in 2011.
She then received a Bachelor’s of Science Secondary Education with an emphasis in English from
Grand Canyon University in 2015. She holds an endorsement in 7-12 English and she is working on a
Her inspiration to become a teacher came from the fact that she really likes literature, like a lot, and she
wanted to share that love with others. She is doing just that, as this is her first teaching job.
When asked why she chose Litchfield she replied, “My dad lived here when I was younger and I knew that it was just a wonderful
Her experience at Litchfield has been “fun… busy, but fun.” Her favorite thing about teaching in
Litchfield is the students.
She has apparently caught on to the fact that I need to know favorite colors, because halfway through the
interview she shouted out “PURPLE!!”
Let’s continue to make Mrs. Hunt feel welcome, because having someone in the faculty who regularly
wears six hats is pretty awesome!
Homecoming 2015 Royalty Declared
A Special “Thank You!”
“I am thankful for a warm house.” –Seth Willenberg
To Wendy Brandt for her contribution to Mrs.
Kucera’s Halloween décor via Her donation of
a pumpkin cat and potato witch (seen below).
Seniors Justine Pickar and Marshall Kohls were
declared Homecoming 2015 King and Queen.
Crownbearers were Cooper Fletcher and Macie
Torch-passing royalty (from 2014) were Nicole