Murfreesboro City Schools is proud to announce the 2018 Teachers of the Year. Teachers from each school were nominated for the prestigious education award given by the Tennessee Department of Education.
Twenty-four teachers were chosen for the honor based on their commitment to teaching excellence both in and outside of the classroom. From those 24 teachers, two educators were selected as System-level honorees and will represent MCS at the regional level.
The Tennessee Teacher of the Year program is designed to promote recognition, respect and appreciation for teachers, to stimulate interest in teaching as a career, and to encourage public involvement in education.
The 2017-2018 MCS System-level Teacher of the Year recipients are:
Jamara DeBerry, Bradley
Angela Pope, Erma Siegel
Building Level Honorees are:
Black Fox Elementary Rhonda Melson, Kimberly Nelson
Bradley Elementary Jamara DeBerry, Stephanie Turner
Cason Lane Academy Michelle Follis, Nicolette Sanders
Discovery School at Bellwood Bess Turner, Tiara Vance
Erma Siegel Elementary Angela Pope, Patric Thomas
Hobgood Elementary Amy Brooks, Judi Hinds
John Pittard Elementary Sasha Burnette, Rebekah Take
Mitchell-Neilson Schools Sydney Dewberry, Sayward Ratliff
Northfield Elementary Janice Pharis, Karen Godwin