Chad Johnson named Sibley East’s Teacher of the Year 23 Dec 17

A Sibley East Elementary Phy Ed teacher was recently selected as Sibley East’s Teacher of the Year. Chad Johnson was presented the award at the American Education Week banquet. Johnson is a 1987 graduate of Nicollet High School. He studied at Mankato State University. He is licensed to teach social studies, math and physical education. After graduating from college, Johnson taught social studies at Eden Valley Watkins. He spent one year teaching social studies at Buffalo-Lake Hector. He then served as athletic director dean of students for two years in Springfield. Johnson has taught at Sibley East for the past 8 years. Along with teaching Johnson has coached wrestling, football, volleyball, baseball, softball and track. Being a teacher is in his DNA. Johnson’s parents were teachers and his brother and sister also teach.