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Lena Whisenhunt

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Contact Info:

Work Phone:


Conference Times:

10:20 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.

Class Room Number:

Art #19

About Me

Educational History:


Graduated from Kingsland High School (KHS), Kingsland, Arkansas.

Graduated from Henderson State University (HSU), Arkadelphia, Arkansas.

Graduated from University of Arkansas at Conway (UCA), Conway, Arkansas.

Degrees and Certifications:

1. High School Diploma

2. BSE in Art Education - Certification PreK-12th Grade

3. Masters in Library Media Science - Certification PreK- 12th Grade

Professional Development:

*The Arkansas Department of Education requires 60 hours of professional development each year.

My 2015-2016 Professional Development Hours:

  1. Librarian Conferences at the Dequeen Mena Educational Cooperative in Gillham, Arkansas.
  2. Workshops at the Dequeen Mena Educational Coopertive in Gillham, Arkansas.
  3. Professional Development Hours at the Dierks High School and Elementary in Dierks, Arkansas.

Current Position:

Started past position at Dierks Elementary in 2007.

                        Started present position at Dierks Elementary & High School 2016.

                        Been with the Dierks School District for ten years.


Subjects Currently Teaching:  

  1. 1st Grade -12th Grade Art

Previous Position:

Prior Positions:

  1. Lake Hamilton School District-Hot Springs, Arkansas: (Student Teaching)
  2. My Lil'l Playschool: Director & Preschool Teacher (Infants-5yrs.)
  3. Umpire School District: Library Media Specialist & Art Teacher (PreK-12th
  4. Locksburg School District: Library Media Specialist & Art Teacher (K-12th)
  5. DeQueen School District Middle School: Art Teacher (6th -8th)
  6. Dierks Elementary: Library Media Specialist

Family Information:

I married Thomas Whisenhunt in 1973.  We have three children Chris, Steve, and Dana.  Our boys, Chris and Steve, attended school at Dierks.  Our daughter, Dana, atteneded school at Dierks and Umpire.  We have ten grandchildren Emily, Cole, Becca, Aubrie, Haelea, Graci, Kadee, Dylan, Tegan, and Charlee.   

Lena Whisenhunt

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Classroom Number:
Art #19
School Phone:
Conference Time:
10:20 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.