After earning her bachelor’s degree in education, Hackley taught for a year as a long-term substitute in the Batavia School District before taking a job at Plano Middle School teaching seventh grade math and science.
Josh Cooper, a 2012 Yorkville graduate, is in his fifth school year teaching at Newark Community High School, and fourth as head baseball coach. “I want the ball field to be my classroom, for these boys to learn how to be a better man and how to handle adversity."
Oswego East teacher and coach Patrick Molinari knows well how precious life can be from personal experience. He is a man determined to use his platform to influence the thousands of kids he’s crossed paths with since arriving at Oswego East for the 2007-2008 school year.