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2015-16 CCSD Teachers of the Year

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2015-16 Teachers of the Year
For Elementary, Middle & High School

Ginny Lyon
Chalker Elementary

Carol Mickus (right)
Cooper Middle School

1SG Kathryn Burns
Campbell High School

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2015-16 Teacher of the Year
1SG Kathryn Burns, Campbell HS

This is a video honoring the service of Cobb County Schools' 2015 Teacher of the Year, 1st Sgt. Kathryn Burns. The Cobb Chamber of Commerce Give Our Schools a Hand program honors teachers throughout the school district, celebrating the excellence they bring to education in our community.

Teacher of the Year
Pep Rally 2015

Each year, the Cobb Chamber of Commerce "Give Our Schools a Hand" program holds a celebration honoring all the 2015-2016 Teachers of the Year from the Marietta City Schools, the Cobb County School District, local postsecondary education institutions. Watch the entire event above.

2015-16 Individual Cobb Schools' Teachers of the Year

Selected from among their peers, Cobb Schools' Teachers of the Year are among the best and most celebrated educators in our district. Highlighted for their expert use of instructional and academic strategies, the list of TOTYs represents Cobb's most distinguished and well-respected professionals. They are known as teacher leaders, tireless champions of their students and mentors and coaches of their fellow educators and staff. Congratulations to this year's Teachers of the Year!

Acworth Elementary Melton, Stacy Science
Addison Elementary Leith, Tricia 2nd
Allatoona High Palmer, James Fine Arts
Argyle Elementary Green-Tenney, Jamii Special Ed
Austell Elementary Bernard, Darilynn Special Ed
Awtrey Middle Bailey, Tonia Language Arts
Baker Elementary Fortune, Sandra 1st
Barber Middle Abel, Charles Math 6th
Bells Ferry Elementary Seyedbagheri, Tahereh Special Ed
Belmont Hills Elementary Peek, Abigail ESOL/EIP
Big Shanty Elementary Hellman, Jennifer 5th Grade
Birney Elementary Mckinney, Kishea Special Ed
Blackwell Elementary Donn, Phyllis Music
Brumby Elementary Vandall, Megan Kindergarten
Bryant Elementary Bostardi, Brittany Kindergarten
Bullard Elementary Salamone Gammel, Katrina Special Ed
Campbell High Burns, Kathryn Career/ROTC
Campbell Middle Ellis, Candace Science 8th
Chalker Elementary Lyon, Ginny Kindergarten
Cheatham Hill Elementary Alicea, Dr. Monica Gifted
Clarkdale Elementary Anderson , Ryisha 4th
Clay Elementary Milam, Amanda Special Ed Pre-K
Compton Elementary Williams, LaToya 3rd
Cooper Middle Mickus, Carol Science STEM
Daniell Middle Madison, Selina Chorus
Davis Elementary Quigg, Lara 1st
Dickerson Middle Melton, Julie 8th Language Arts
Dodgen Middle Murrell, Stacie Sped Math & Science
Dowell Elementary Isley, Tamela EIP
Due West Elementary Davis, Judy 5th
Durham Middle Howard, Leisa 6th grade
East Cobb Middle Quenan, Charmagne Science 8th
East Side Elementary Kidd, Lindsay 2nd
Eastvalley Elementary Yefremova, Sasha ESOL
Fair Oaks Elementary Poncheri, Kristin 4th
Fitzhugh Lee Center Sharpe, Arlene Special Ed
Floyd Middle Gay, Christine Special Ed, MID
Ford Elementary Cauffiel, Colleen Science Lab
Frey Elementary Massey, Marianne 3rd
Garrett Middle Sutton, Beth ESOL ELA
Garrison Mill Elementary Bowden, Sean Special Ed 4th
Green Acres Elementary Prado, Selena ESOL
Griffin Middle Miller, Sheri Special Ed
Harmony Leland Elementary Gustafson, Molly 2nd
Harrison High Watson, Kim Math
Hayes Elementary Buttram, Ginny Science Lab
Hendricks Elementary Owens , Vicki 5th
Hightower Trail Middle Grooms, Janet 6th Math
Hillgrove High Mitchell, Barbara Jo Special Ed
Hollydale Elementary Stephens, Sarah Special Ed
International Academy of Smyrna Martin, Autumn 1st
Keheley Elementary Fisher, Stacey 2nd
Kell High Etter, Elizabeth Social Studies
Kemp Elementary Johnson, Dana 1st
Kennesaw Elementary Daugherty, Amy 1st
Kennesaw Mountain High Angela , Fiechtl Marketing World Place
Kincaid Elementary Doherty, Wendi ESOL
King Springs Elementary Mullally, Ashley Kindergarten
LaBelle Elementary Wright, Denise 4th
Lassiter High Hotle, Nancy Spanish
Lewis Elementary Lunceford, Belinda Special Ed 5th
Lindley 6th Grade Academy Stickle, Sara Art
Lindley Middle Brigham, Joseph Math 7th & 8th
Lost Mountain Middle Coe, Cara Health/PE
Lovinggood Middle Winter, Paula Math 6th
Mableton Elementary Lawhorn, Brandi Speech-Language
Mabry Middle Hartnett, Carmen 8th Language Arts
McCall Primary Skaar, Lorri Kindergarten/EIP
McCleskey Middle Robertson , Katherine AC LAs/Social Studies
McClure Middle Andrews, Monique Special Ed
McEachern High Lynch, Patrick Social Studies
Milford Elementary Herring, Polly Kindergarten
Mount Bethel Elementary Sides, Shannon 4th
Mountain View Elementary Edwards, Melissa 3rd
Murdock Elementary Eubanks, Amy Kindergarten
Nicholson Elementary Myers, Melinda Gifted
Nickajack Elementary Harrison, Karen 1st
North Cobb High Mayes, Christina Special Ed English
Norton Park Elementary Campbell , Deborah 3rd
Osborne High Tillman, Sherrye English
Palmer Middle Brown, Dora Math
Pebblebrook High Harrell, Kimberly Math
Performance Learning Center Maclean, Tammy Math
Pickett's Mill Elementary Hilliard, Suzanne 1st
Pine Mountain Middle Brownlee, Jennifer Reading 6th
Pitner Elementary Robinson , Marcia 3rd
Pope High Ognibene, Dr. Terri Spanish/Honor Society
Powder Springs Elementary Ansari , Stacy 5th
Powers Ferry Elementary Woolsteen, David Art
Riverside Intermediate Slaton-Bush, Jessica 2nd
Riverside Primary Cozart, Marsha 1st
Rocky Mount Elementary Long, Mondra 1st
Russell Elementary Zych , Elizabeth 3rd
Sanders Elementary Brown, Tammie ESOL
Sedalia Park Elementary Donald, Janet ESOL
Shallowford Falls Elementary Bixby, Karen 2nd
Simpson Middle Watts, Randy PE
Smitha Middle Kamal, Derek ESOL
Smyrna Elementary Sandlin, Abby 3rd
Sope Creek Elementary Corbett, Kathy Special Ed
South Cobb High Burrell, Victor Math
Sprayberry High Lancee, Tanya Social Studies
Still Elementary Cantelmo, Jordan EIP/Resource
Tapp Middle Nelson , Kimberly Math 6th
Teasley 2-5 MacLellan, Alice EIP
Teasley Primary K -1 Geiger, Leslie Kindergarten
Timber Ridge Elementary Harmon, Katie 4th
Tritt Elementary Tommasello, Catherine Special Ed/Pre-K
Varner Elementary Hedrick, Beth 2nd
Vaughan Elementary Boone, Nicola 4th
Walton High Waibel, Robin Special Ed
Wheeler High Buhler, Rachel ESOL Math

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