Trenton R-9 District Hires New Middle School Principal, Counselor

Trenton R-9 School District

The Trenton R-9 Board of Education has offered a contract to Daniel Gott as the Trenton Middle School Principal for the 2016/2017 school year.

Gott currently teaches 9th grade American History at Trenton High School and has previously taught sixth grade social studies at Trenton Middle School, and has been a para-professional at SM Rissler Elementary School.

Gott spent his summers working at the city swimming pool in Trenton from 1998 to 2014. He became the manager beginning in 2004 when the Trenton Family Aquatic Center opened.

The Trenton High School graduate, has an Associate of Arts Degree from North Central Missouri College, A Bachelors in history education from Missouri Western State University at St. Joseph, and a Masters in Educational Administration from William Woods University.

Daniel Gott begins his duties as Trenton Middle School Principal August 1st. His salary will be nearly 68-thousand dollars.

The Trenton R-9 Board of Education also employed DeeAnn Hutchinson as a middle school counselor. This will be her first full-time school counseling job.

Ms. Hutchinson has a masters in counseling from Missouri State University at

Springfield, and a Bachelors of Arts degree in social work from University of Northern Iowa.

Ms. Hutchinson has been doing an internship this Spring in the Billings school district, with an emphasis in middle school. She did an internship at Aurora High School last Fall. Both of those communities are in southwest Missouri.

Ms. Hutchinson also has worked at Great Circle Boys and Girls Town of Missouri.