Two winners to be announced at May 20 Educators of the Year banquet
Over the past two weeks, HISD staff, students, and alumni voted over 85,000 times for their “Fan Favorite” Teacher of the Year. Voters could choose from any of the campus-based Teacher of the Year nominees. The votes are now tallied and the top four elementary and secondary teachers are moving on to round two. The finalists are:
- Tiffany Akpan from Sutton Elementary
- Melanie Davis-Sanchez from Whidby Elementary
- Jillean Herrera from De Zavala Elementary
- Ariadne Paredes from Pugh Elementary
- Kimberly Allen from Jackson Middle School
- Morgan Dewitt from Long Academy
- ShaRell Martin from Fleming Middle School
- Valarie Moore from Gregory Lincoln Education Center
To vote for your Fan Favorite elementary and secondary teacher from among the finalists click here. Voting ends at 11:59 p.m., on Wednesday, May 18. Limit of one vote per day.
The winners, along with the district’s elementary and secondary teachers of the year, will be announced on Friday, May 20, at the Educators of the Year banquet at the Bayou City Event Center.