Congratulations to Waconia Middle School ESP Amanda Phenix for recently being named one of five finalists for Education Minnesota's 2023-24 ESP of the Year Award.

Amanda, who is currently in her 24th year of service to Waconia Public Schools, was chosen as a finalist from a record number of nominations. Finalists were chosen based on five criteria including Professional Practice, Advocacy and Association, Community Engagement, Personal Achievement, and Enhancement of ESP Image. Congratulations Amanda!