Teacher Name: Kathy Balko, RN
Mrs. Balko graduated from West Texas State University in 1982 with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She worked for 15 years in the emergency rooms of Northwest Texas Hospital, Amarillo and Methodist Hospital, Lubbock. She accepted a school nurse position with Frenship ISD in August of 1996. Her work in the emergency room continued on an as needed basis at Covenant Hospital, Lubbock. While at Frenship ISD, she has worked on the campuses of Crestview and Westwind Elementaries, Bennett Elementary and Frenship Middle School (2006). Mrs. Balko, her husband and sons reside in the Wolfforth area. She enjoys cooking, gardening, sewing and her variety of pets.