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2014-2015 Teachers of the Year


The 2014-2015 Site Teachers of the Year are: (pictured left to right) first row, Tamarah Danzy, Meghan Bender, Janna Hamilton, Nicole Hill, Caroline Quinonez, Geri Stites, Millie Gamble, Diana Bland-Bayona, Linda Cunningham, Melissa Saffell, Amanda Kennedy, and back row, Charity Covey, Ami Reynolds, Courtney McCartney, Jen Marple, Mandy Lewis, Beth Turner, Sarah Rhodes, Faith Hamilton, and Kristen Robinson.

Union announces 2014-2015 District Site Teachers of the Year

Union Public Schools has announced its 2014-2015 School Site Teachers of the Year. The District Teacher of the Year will be announced during a formal reception at about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at the Union Performing Arts Center at Union High School, 6636 S. Mingo Road.

Being named Teacher of the Year is one of the highest honors a teacher can receive at Union. All of the school site Teachers of the Year will be honored during the reception; teachers were selected by their peers.

The Site Teachers of the Year are:

Andersen Elementary – Faith Hamilton, first grade

Boevers Elementary – Diana Bland-Bayona, kindergarten

Briarglen Elementary – Melissa Saffell, first grade

Cedar Ridge Elementary –Beth Turner, fifth grade

Clark Elementary – Charity Covey, reading specialist

Darnaby Elementary – Kristen Robinson, third grade

Grove Elementary – Sarah Rhodes, fourth grade

Jarman Elementary – Geri Stites, music

Jefferson Elementary – Mandy Lewis, first grade

McAuliffe Elementary – Caroline Quinonez, reading specialist

Moore Elementary  - Jen Marple, art

Peters Elementary – Linda Cunningham, fourth grade

Rosa Parks Elementary – Janna Hamilton, kindergarten

Rosa Parks Early Childhood Education Center –  Nicole Hill, pre-kindergarten

6th Grade – Amanda Kennedy, language arts

7th Grade – Meghan Bender, science

8th Grade – Tamarah Danzy, science

Union Alternative School – Ami Reynolds, English

9th Grade Center – Millie Gamble, algebra

High School – Courtney McCartney, English.