Educators, Educational Services Professionals Of The Year Announced

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP – Washington Town Superintendent of Schools Joe Bollendorf hasannounced the districts 2015-16 Teachers and Educational Solutions Professionals of the Year. The 12 educators and two services experts will be acknowledged at the Board of Education conference on April 26, 2016, at 7:30 pm The conference has actually been moved to the 11/12 auditorium of Washington Town High School to accommodate the honorees and their visitors.

It is always an exciting day in Washington Area when our Educators and Educational Services Professionals of the Year are revealed, Bollendorf said. We are so lucky to have so numerous innovative and dedicated teachers, therapists, media specialists, child research study team members, nurses and others to helpto assist offer a remarkable education to all of our youngsters. It is fitting and proper to applaud and thank them for their dedication and countless contributions to our schools and our kids!

2015-16 Teachers of the Year

Grenloch Balcony Early Childhood Center– Christine Drewes, Preschool Disabled Instructor

Bells Elementary– Georgeann Figueroa, ESL Instructor

Birches Elementary– Janine Ryan, Grade 5 Teacher

Hurffville Elementary– Karen Baker, Grade 5 Special Education Instructor

Thomas Jefferson Elementary– Grace Ahn, Grade 5 Teacher

Wedgwood Elementary– Wedgwood: Donna McGough, Grade 5 Teacher

Whitman Elementary– Diane Fox, Grade 2 Teacher

Bunker Hill Intermediate school– Kiki Pecheux, French Instructor

Chestnut Ridge Intermediate school– Suzanne Balliet, Grade 8 Unique Education Instructor

Orchard Valley Middle School– Peggy Davis, Art Instructor

Washington Township High School– Richard Ambacher, Technology Education Instructor and Deirdre Lee, Unique Education Instructor

Educational Services Professional of Year

Primary– Mickey Shaw, Bells Primary school Guidance Therapist

Secondary– Elizabeth Campbell, Chestnut Ridge Intermediate school Media Professional