Westlake School

The Westlake Great Teachers program was established in 2004 to honor those members of the Westlake community who helped shape generations of alumnae. The first Great Teachers ceremony was held in May 2005, when nine teachers were celebrated.

Westlake School Coat of ArmsThe Westlake Great Teachers are listed below,
along with their years of service to the school.


Frederica de Laguna
1904-1942
Carol Mills
1933-1967
Helen Temple Dickinson
1945-1967
Joannie Parker
1979-1998
Jim Hosney
1971-1980
King Schofield
1975-1995
Dale Ireland
1965-1981
Junita Van Burg
1927-1968
Barbara Jacobson
1963-2005
Jessica Smith Vance
1904-1939
Hazel Hartley McNiece
1927-1959
David Coombs
1968-2008