Celebrating Excellence

Richmond Community Schools

This website is dedicated to showcasing the remarkable achievements and outstanding contributions of our district's students, educators, and staff. From academic accomplishments to innovative teaching practices, this platform serves as a testament to the dedication and commitment to excellence that defines our educational community. Explore stories of success, learn about initiatives driving positive change, and join the Richmond Board of Education in celebrating the individuals and initiatives shaping the future of Richmond Community Schools.

2023 - 2024 Teacher of the Year Awards

Each year, Richmond Community Schools honors exemplary educators with the Teacher of the Year award, recognizing outstanding contributions to student learning and fostering a culture of excellence. Selected from Richmond High School, Richmond Middle School, and Will L. Lee Elementary, these teachers inspire, innovate, and demonstrate a profound commitment to shaping the future through education.

Richmond High School

High School Teacher of the Year 2024

Kari Shagna

Richmond Middle School

Middle School Teacher of the Year 2024

Rachael Churchill

Will L. Lee Elementary

Will L. Lee - Teacher of the Year 2024

Amy Barrett

Richmond Community Schools Esports

The Richmond Community Schools Esports team stands as a shining example of excellence and achievement within our district. With back-to-back state championships in both the fall 2023 and spring 2024 seasons, including an undefeated run in the spring, our esports athletes have demonstrated unparalleled skill, determination, and teamwork. Their remarkable success not only reflects their dedication to mastering their craft but also highlights the innovative and inclusive opportunities provided by Richmond Community Schools. As pioneers in the rapidly growing world of esports, our team embodies the spirit of competition, sportsmanship, and camaraderie, inspiring admiration and pride throughout our school community.

Class of 2024: Top Ten