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Educators Clark and Williams get Otis scholarships

McKenzie Clark and Naomi Williams have been selected by Soroptimist International of La Conner (SILC) for the 2020 Dixie Otis Memorial Award: $2,000 grants to full time La Conner teachers who are concurrently pursuing their master’s degrees.

The award was created with memorial donations honoring the life of Dixie Otis, who died in December 2018.

Clark was hired as the band and choir director in 2016. He is working for a Master of Music in Music Education at Central Washington University. As a teacher who is also a student, he hopes to model life-long learning to his pupils. Williams, who has w...


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