Teachers in the News
Andrew Johnson - Featured in BHSU Alumni
6th Grade Science at Belle Fourche Middle School – Black Hills State Unveristy graduate class of 2013 and class of 2015 - Feature travel to China, germanium technology and its impact at the Sanford Underground Research Facility. View more details here. March 2019
Education 2018 Honorees - Penny Shuster Louks
8th Grade Language Arts at Belle Fouche Middle School – Featured in Black Hills Parent Magazine as an Education 2018 Honoree - View more details here. Spring 2018
Anonymous Donor Rewards Board-Certified Teachers
6 of 8 National Board-Certified Teachers at the Belle Fourche School District – Teach at the Belle Fourche Middle School - Joann Stephens, Julie Hatling, Reva Potter, Penny Louks, Wendy Larson, Ann Anderson View more details here. 1/3/12 – Butte County Post
Belle Fourche (Teacher) Basketball Standout Honored at Northern State Wolves
Jammie (Coyle) Raba (BFMS language arts teacher) was inducted into the 2010 Hall of Fame. View mor details here. 1/6/11
2015 NSIC Hall of Fame – Jammie (Coyle) Raba – Northern State Basketball
Jammie Raba – Profile on YouTube View more details here. 7/20/15
Belle Teacher Honored by White House
Ann Anderson, Middle School Science Teacher, receives the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. View more details here. 12/23/13 – Black Hills Pioneer View more details here.
BHSU Mascot Sting Surprises Belle Fourche National Award Winning Educator
Ann Anderson, honored by Black Hills State University for receiving the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. View more details here. 3/31/14 – BHSU News & Events
President Obama Honors Outstanding Mathematics and Science Teachers
Julie Hatling, Belle Fourche Middle School Math Teacher, is state-level finalist for 2014 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
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Belle Fourche School District names Employee, Teacher of Year
Julie Hatling, 2014 – 2015, Teacher of the Year View more details here. 5/16/15 – Black Hills Pioneer
Belle Fourche Educator Honored
JoAnn Stephens received both the American Legion District 1 Educator of the Year award and the 2015 South Dakota American Legion Educator of the Year award. View more details here. 6/16/15 – Butte County Post
Brain-Injured Teen Gets Chance To “Go-Fast” in Marathon
Chris Riley, Belle Fourche Middle School Social Studies Teacher, helps a brain-injured teen “run” fast in a marathon and both become an inspiration for many. View more details here. 7/25/14 – Argus Leader