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Sixth-grade teacher, David Barcena, guidance counselor Lanette Gillen and consumer science teacher Jill Bergeron are in the 25-year club. All of them have been with the school since it opened.

Great way to spend a quarter

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Sixth-grade teacher, David Barcena, guidance counselor Lannette Gillen and consumer science teacher Jill Bergeron are in the 25-year club. All of them have been with the school since it opened.

Diann Minero, a former clinic nurse and then school secretary, looks through an old yearbook with Principal Randall Petrilla. "I love the middle-school age," she said. "You can see the lightbulbs are going off. They keep me young."

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Diann Minero, a former clinic nurse and then school secretary, looks through an old yearbook with Principal Randall Petrilla. "I love the middle-school age," she said. "You can see the lightbulbs are going off. They keep me young."

ESE teacher Katy Kimbrell looks through photos with Sonja Vertacnik-Perkins, the sixth-grade science teacher. Both have been at the school more than 20 years.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

ESE teacher Katy Kimbrell looks through photos with Sonja Vertacnik-Perkins, the sixth-grade science teacher. Both have been at the school more than 20 years.

Jill Bergeron gathered momentos from the school's 25 years, including a program from its dedication ceremony in 1992.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Jill Bergeron gathered momentos from the school's 25 years, including a program from its dedication ceremony in 1992.

Former students Vincent Kersey, Shelby Egan and Diana Mastrangelo flip through a yearbook.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Former students Vincent Kersey, Shelby Egan and Diana Mastrangelo flip through a yearbook.

Jill Bergeron gathered momentos from the school's 25 years, including a program from its dedication ceremony in 1992.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Jill Bergeron gathered momentos from the school's 25 years, including a program from its dedication ceremony in 1992.

Retiring counselor Lannette Gillen talks with the first assistant principal, Trish Litton, and the first secretary, Cecilia Thomas.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Retiring counselor Lannette Gillen talks with the first assistant principal, Trish Litton, and the first secretary, Cecilia Thomas.

Ansley Shilling, who is graduating Braden River Middle this year, chats with retired science teacher Joe Brannon, his wife Mary, and ESE teacher Katy Kimbrell.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Ansley Shilling, who is graduating Braden River Middle this year, chats with retired science teacher Joe Brannon, his wife Mary, and ESE teacher Katy Kimbrell.

Guidance counselor Lannette Gillen and Rob Bacon, former literature teacher, help plant trees at the school in 1995.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Guidance counselor Lannette Gillen and Rob Bacon, former literature teacher, help plant trees at the school in 1995.

Former students and sisters Jessica and Sammi Zelitt look at an old news clip about their school.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Former students and sisters Jessica and Sammi Zelitt look at an old news clip about their school.

Former students, teachers, parents and families gathered to share their memories while at Braden River Middle. "As I walk through the school, I can remember everything," said Diana Mastrangelo, now a junior at Braden River High School.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

Former students, teachers, parents and families gathered to share their memories while at Braden River Middle. "As I walk through the school, I can remember everything," said Diana Mastrangelo, now a junior at Braden River High School.

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2016 |

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