I’m Callie Avon, and I’m a teacher at Hillis Elementary! My husband and I have a daughter named Leah and a son named Oliver. I enjoy riding my bike, spending time with my family and teaching! I have high expectations for all of my students. I look forward to building relationships with my students and watching them grow throughout the year.
Colleges Attended: Kansas Wesleyan University, Baker University
Highest Degree Earned: Masters Degree
Years of Experience: 7
Years at Hillis: 3
Original Hometown: Salina, Kansas
High School Attended: Salina Central
Hi! My name is Kellie Tu. I am the Teaching and Learning Coach Hillis. I have been at Hillis 19 years! I have taught third and fifth grades. Teaching students to be hard workers and big dreamers is very important to me! I enjoy spending time with my husband and two very active daughters! I love to read and watch my daughters play soccer!
College: Central College and Viterbo University
Highest degree: Masters of Education
Endorsements: Early childhood and early childhood special Ed
Years of experience: 19
Years at Hillis: 19 years
Hometown: Des Moines, IA
High school: East High