Fern Ridge School District is pleased to announce Delise McCormick as our September 2017 Employee of the Month! Delise joined our staff in 2011 and has been a valuable asset ever since. She has served as a Special Education Instructional Assistant at Veneta Elementary and this year will be supporting students at Elmira Elementary. In addition to her duties as an Instructional Assistant, Delise has taken on the role of FRSD Kids In Transition to School (KITTS) Lead Teacher. This is the second year that she has worked tirelessly over the summer to help prepare over 40 students for kindergarten. Not only is her passion for children evident in everything she does at our schools but it also extends to our community. She loves being with her family and recently hosted 2 exchange students from Japan. She is an active member of the Fern Ridge Community and in her spare time is known to paint, decorate and hide rocks throughout Veneta. Please join us in recognizing the positive attitude and caring nature that Delise brings to us. Congratulations Delise!