Teachers and Support Staff of the Year announced

WEST COLUMBIA, SC -- Lexington Two announces the 2018-19 winners of Teacher of the Year and Support Staff of the Year for the district’s schools.

 

The Lexington Two District Teacher of the Year will be selected by a panel of judges, and announced in September. That winner will go on to compete for South Carolina Teacher of the Year.

 

This year’s school-level winners are:

 

AIRPORT HIGH

Teacher of the Year: Steve Sisk

Support Staff of the Year: Leon Jones

 

BROOKLAND-CAYCE HIGH

Teacher of the Year: Sherry Jackson

Support Staff of the Year: Bruce Culcleasure

 

BC GRAMMAR NO. 1

Teacher of the Year: Chelsea Billings

Support Staff of the Year: Sarah Culver

 

BUSBEE CREATIVE ARTS ACADEMY

Teacher of the Year: Beth Brooks

Note: No selection for Support Staff of the Year

 

CAYCE ELEMENTARY

Teacher of the Year: Kim Addy

Note: No selection for Support Staff of the Year

CONGAREE ELEMENTARY

Teacher of the Year: Bethany Bastedo

Support Staff of the Year:  Darla Creel

 

CONGAREE/WOOD EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER

Teacher of the Year:  Sandy Best

Support Staff of the Year:   Casey Hallman

 

FULMER MIDDLE

Teacher of the Year:  Rachel Wyka

Support Staff of the Year: Kelly Anderson

 

NORTHSIDE MIDDLE

Teacher of the Year: Anna Hassell

Support Staff of the Year: Jane Taylor

 

PAIR EDUCATION CENTER (NEW BRIDGE ACADEMY)

Teacher of the Year:  Suzette Brunson

Support Staff of the Year:  Donna Stone

 

PINE RIDGE MIDDLE

Teacher of the Year:  Kari Rikard

Support Staff of the Year: Alicia Gibbs

 

PINEVIEW ELEMENTARY

Teacher of the Year:  Melanie Yoder

Support Staff of the Year: Shelley Giles

 

SALUDA RIVER ACADEMY FOR THE ARTS

Teacher of the Year: Kayla Jennings

Support Staff of the Year:  Graciela Orozco

 

SPRINGDALE ELEMENTARY

Teacher of the Year: Kandi Grant

Support Staff of the Year: Kelly Ward and Jerry Clarida

 

WOOD ELEMENTARY

Teacher of the Year:  Kim Donovan

Support Staff of the Year:  Lisa Dasher