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School and District Teachers of the Year

Watch as we surprise our Top 5 Finalists for 23-24 Teacher of the Year!

School-level Teachers of the Year are chosen toward the end of the school year.  Come fall, a district Teacher of the Year is named from one of five finalists.  We seek the best for our students.  Our Teacher of the Year candidates are exceptionally dedicated, knowledgeable, and skilled at teaching; inspire students of all backgrounds and learning abilities; are respected and admired by students, parents, and colleagues; play an active and useful role in the community as well as in school; and is poised and articulate.

Ameesha Butler - 22-23 Teacher of the Year22-23 Teacher of the Year - Ameesha Butler

Rookie of the Year

Luke Yelton - 22-23 Rookie of the Year
Luke Yelton - 22-23 Rookie of the Year
The culmination of developing talented educators comes at the annual Rookie of the Year celebration at the end of the school year.  Here all first-year educators, alongside their mentors, celebrate a successful year of teaching and reflect on their accomplishments. Five first-year educators are recognized as finalists for their outstanding efforts in education with one being named the Rookie of the Year.
See more photos from our 22-23 Rookie of the Year event below.

Dr. Naesha Parks
Veronica Faust-Wimberly,
Executive Secretary
706-541-2723 ext. 5315