School of the Osage is proud to announce the hiring of Mrs. Jennifer Wherley as Middle School Language Arts Teacher. A graduate of Astoria High School in Illinois, Mrs. Wherley earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Education from Western Central College in Illinois.

Mrs. Wherley is coming to School of the Osage from the Astoria Community District where she has 20 years of teaching experience. Along with 10 years of teaching Middle School ELA/Reading, Mrs. Wherley has also taught 2nd, 4th, and 5th grades. Mrs. Wherley also has experience instructing government, drama, and coaching competitive speech.