Gus Pennington joins Stedman staff as 5th grade teacher
August 10, 2023
Gus Pennington will return to Stedman Elementary School this fall as the new fifth grade teacher. However, Pennington is no stranger to the Petersburg School District. His new teaching role comes on the heels of experience in the district as a substitute and student teacher - and as a pupil in Petersburg, himself.
Pennington graduated from Petersburg High School with the class of 2019 and left for college at University of Alaska Southeast. He returned to town later that fall - just before COVID-19 closed campuses nationwide - and completed his college education online.
Alongside his studie...