Teacher of the Year 2019
Posted on 04/03/2019
Teacher of the Year trophiesWho be Roanoke's next Teacher of the Year?  We will find out April 30, during a special reception at the Jefferson Center. Before the big announcement, each nominee will be pampered at Zee's Salon.  

This year's sponsors are Hughes Associates and ESS.  Each finalist will receive money thanks to two great organizations.  The winner will get a bouquet of flowers, courtesy of George's Flowers. The finalists for Roanoke's Teacher of the Year are: 

Raymond CotterRaymond Cotter of ROTEC/William Fleming High School.  He teaches Robotics/Engineering

Michael RichterMichael Richter of William Fleming High School.  Mr. Richter teaches Biology


Mathis SealMathis Seal, a math teacher at James Madison Middle School

Here is the full list of nominees:

Laura Chidester of Lucy Addison Middle

Angela Bonilla of James Breckinridge Middle

Kathleen Hedrickson of Crystal Spring Elementary

Scott Stanley of Fairview Elementary

Marcia Jones of Fallon Park Elementary

Cris Newsome of Fishburn Park Elementary

Christine Howell of John P. Fishwick Middle

Amy Brown of Forest Park Academy

Breann Jones of Garden City Elementary

Matthew Browning of the Governor's School

Sharon Ellmore of Grandin Court Elementary

Sarah Dogan of Highland Park Elementary

Jennifer Guffey of Hurt Park Elementary

Robin Thorpe of Lincoln Terrace Elementary

Kelly Surprenant of Monterey Elementary

Donna Hall of Morningside Elementary

Matthew Bolen of Noel Taylor Learning Academy

David Higgs of Patrick Henry High School

Kristen Pennock of Preston Park Elementary

Tiffany LeNeave of Roanoke Academy

Dena Holland of Round Hill Elementary

Amber Allen of Virginia Heights Elementary

Nancy Meacham of Wasena Elementary

Jenifer Eisner of Westside Elementary

Cindy Deck of Woodrow Wilson Middle
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