Serving O'Brien & Clay Counties

Meet a Maverick: Kim Harken

Kim Harken has been teaching at Clay Central/Everly for 21 years. She remains in the district for numerous reasons, one of which being CC/E's unique size.

"There is no denying the difference a smaller school makes in preparing students for success," she said. "Throughout the years I have taught here, CC/E has consistently had some of the highest academic scores within our surrounding area schools. We have several excellent veteran teachers with many years of expertise. Our students are not just an ID number. We make a point to connect with each student and family on a personal level," stated H...