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Mikki Nuckols

Mikki Nuckols (ID '07)

Media Specialist and Testing Coordinator

Hillcrest High School
Idaho Falls, ID

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12

At the time of the Award, Mikki Nuckols was:

Rocky Mountain Middle School
Idaho Falls, ID

Subject(s) taught: Reading, English/Language

Biographical Information

Teacher Mikki Nuckols has embraced a variety of innovative teaching strategies and initiatives to help her students improve their reading and writing at Rocky Mountain Middle School in Idaho Falls. Mikki Nuckols currently works as the Media Specialist at Hillcrest High School in Idaho Falls. Nuckols also serves as the school's testing coordinator. Her experience as a teacher at  Rocky Mountain Middle School has prepared her for her new role supporting ELA teachers to teach research skills and support senior projects. Her research-based instructional practices, excellent communication skills, high expectations, and outstanding rapport with young people have helped her achieve strong, consistent academic growth among students at all levels.  

Personal Message

Making the move to a high school media specialist was the best move of my career. I get to work with all of the students in the building.

Additional Information


1995 Idaho State University, B.A., Idaho State University MEd.