Kent Swanson

8th Grade American History  ·  Athletic Director

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Kent Swanson

8th Grade American History  ·  Athletic Director

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Athletic Director and Teacher

Resourceful, dedicated person who is willing to try new teaching methods to help students and athletes improve their skills and talents.  Supports his colleagues, administration, and team coaches through mutual respect, open communication, and the willingness to work for the good of the school or team.  Encourages teamwork, sportsmanship, and responsibility; motivates students and athletes so that their time at Goodrich will be an enjoyable part of their educational experience.


Educational Experience

Goodrich Middle School, LPS

Athletic Director, Coach, Teacher                                                    1974 - Present

            *Set up and supervise athletics at the school.

            *Help improve several school policies and procedures, and revise student/athletic


            *Coached several sports in middle and high schools.

            *Have taught 9th grade government and currently teaching 8th Grade American History.


2012-2013 8th Grade  Annual Washington DC and Colonial Williamsburg Trip

I am pleased to inform you that there is still an opportunity to join our 8th Grade student trip to Washington, D.C. This program is a once in a lifetime opportunity to discover American History firsthand and to fully grasp the meaning of the lessons taught in the classroom in a fun and interactive way. I have led this program for many years now and look forward to leading it again.


 Our Washington, D.C. program promises to be an inspiring experience that will stay with participants throughout their lives. I hope that you will join us in this fun and educational bonding experience in our nation’s capital. You can register by requesting an informational packet or by visiting and registering online. You can contact me at (402) 436-1213 or