Von Lehe says goodbye to Medical Lake High School after 20 years
On the last day of school, Medical Lake High School teacher Val Von Lehe sits at her desk as the bell rings, signaling the end of the 8 a.m. class. Her students walk in and give her hugs, saying that they will miss her.
Just as the students are about to leave, Von Lehe tells them to have a good summer and "This is going to be the last time you'll hear it. So be safe and don't be -."
"Sorry," the students say back. Many of them go up to her and give her hugs before they leave.
Von Lehe, who has taught at Medical Lake High School for the last 20 years, will be retiring from the profession....