South Washington County Schools

Cottage Grove Elementary teacher named KS95's Teacher of the Week

Photo of Jennifer Skarphol and Dez from KS95

Fifth-grade teacher Jennifer Skarphol was awarded KS95’s Teacher of the Week award on Friday, Feb. 9 at Cottage Grove Elementary School. Skarphol was presented with the award by radio personality Dez.

Skarphol was nominated for the award, which is given out weekly by the Twin Cities radio station.

Skarphol was also invited to attend an annual banquet for this school year’s Teachers of the Week at Radisson Blu Mall of America on Thursday, May 24. At the event, she will be entered to win $1,000 for herself and $1,000 for Cottage Grove Elementary.

She will be joined by two other South Washington County School teachers, Melissa Rahn from Pine Hill Elementary and Brad Brown from Crestview Elementary.