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Remembering Raymond B. Thornton

For many years, Professor Thornton taught students from Pawnee County.

RB Thornton

Superintendent R. B. Thornton is originally from Neligh, Nebraska, where he received his high school education at Gates Academy.  He has earned a B. A. M. A. degree from the University of Nebraska.  He has a college major in English, physical science, social sciences, and school administration.  He has a college minor in psychology and math.  His experience before coming to Summerfield include both administration work and teaching at Beatrice for fourteen years as English, science, and public speaking teacher; at Boelus superintendent for eight years; and at Humboldt as superintendent.  All these schools are in Nebraska.  He also was assistant to the Dean of the Teachers College at the University of Nebraska.  Along with the responsibility of being superintendent, he teaches English III & IV and is sponsor of the sophomore class.

--- Summerfield (KS) High School, May 1959

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Summerfield High School


Humboldt High School

The 1925 debating season was a successful one for Humboldt High School.  Much credit is due Superintendent R. B. Thornton who worked tirelessly with the team...

--- Humboldt (NE) High School, 1925

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