Phone: 303-655-8967


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Engineering Physics from Westmont College M.A. Education from Adams State University Endorsement for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

Mr. Danny Runkel

Danny Runkel is a graduate of Westmont College with a degree in Engineering Physics, and a flair for fantasy and adventure. He’s your typical nerd who loves reading, writing, science, archery, teaching, and dressing up like a superhero to play around in a fort made from the furniture. Danny is a strong Christian with a creative mind and a playful spirit who firmly believes in the motto, “Work smarter, play harder.” He enjoys molding the mind of new generations and makng the world a better place. With several years of experience in teaching from across the nation he is a teacher at heart and is dedicated to growing our students into the sharpest minds they can be.

He currently teaches AP Physics, General Physics, and Chemistry at Prairie View High School.