St. James Academy science teacher Jeremy Way honored with Educating Excellence award
6:53 PM, Dec 7, 2010
3:29 PM, Dec 8, 2010
LENEXA, Kansas - A local high school science teacher is honored for his work in
Students at St. James Academy in Lenexa stood and cheered as
Jeremy Way was presented with the Educating Excellence award.
Perceptive Software and the University of Kansas handed him a
$1,500 dollar check.
Along with teaching Chemistry and Physics, Way is also the
Science Olympiad coach.
In his second year coaching, St. James Academy won the state
tournament and advanced to the national competition.
"People that have had my classes have said they're always tough
and despite complaints about test grades and all those other things
it just sort of helps back up that I'm doing it the right
way,” said Way.
A total of nine teachers will be recognized through the academic