CARE Award – November 2015

Canby Kiwanis and the Canby Business Community are pleased to announce Kathleen Jeskey has been named the November educator of the month. The Canby Area Recognition of Excellence (CARE) award is given to teachers and staff who excel in educating students by building a foundation that supports a lifelong love of learning. Kathleen is a 6th grade bilingual teacher at Trost Elementary and was nominated for her commitment to nurture a love of learning in the classroom. She is an advocate for her students and dedicated to equal opportunities for all learners.

For her recognition, Mrs. Jeskey received a plaque courtesy of Canby Kiwanis and can select from a variety of contributions from local businesses. These include The Wild Hare, The Place to Be Café, Cutsforth Thriftway, Rice Time, Back Stop Bar & Grill, Pudding River Chocolates, Canby Telcom, Columbia Bank, Big 5 Sporting Goods, and Ultimate Team Spirit.

If you know a staff member you feel positively impacts the lives of students in Canby School District, please take the time to nominate them! Nomination forms are available online through the Canby School District website ( or the Canby Kiwanis ( website. For more information, please call 503-266-0004.