Emceed by CISD Superintendent Dr. David Faltys and Board President Chris Archer, the administration announced this year’s district teachers of the year, service award winners and honored all retirees.
All campus teachers of the year were recognized as were all 25, 30, 35 and 40 year employees.
Carroll’s secondary district teacher of the year is Denise McCrummen, also a special education teacher, from Dawson Middle School.
The district teachers of the year also won use of a Lexus courtesy of our Dragon Marketing partner, Park Place Lexus. For more information about this year’s individual campus teachers of the year, click here.
We honored 34 retirees with nearly 800 years of combined education experience. Many of those retirees spent their entire careers in Carroll ISD. Susan Anders and Chauncey Willingham retired after 40 years in Carroll, Susanne Williams retired after 30 years in Carroll, Ellen Channel, Ofelia Garza and Linda Rose also retired after over 20 years in Carroll ISD.
Additional awards from last Wednesday’s event include: The Auxiliary Service Award that went to Beverly Newsome of Child Nutrition Services Department and Jose Sanchez of the Maintenance and Custodial Department.
The Paraprofessional Service Award went to Susan Drescher from the Special Programs Department and Michelle Sark from Old Union Elementary School.
The Community Service Award went to Debra Albertini, the librarian at Walnut Grove Elementary; and the Distinguished Service Award went to both Mary Brunig of the Child Nutrition Services Department and Chauncey Willingham of the Maintenance and Custodial Department.
The annual event was made possible through Carroll ISD’s We Care program and donations from district sponsors, Central Market, Frost Bank and Park Place.
The Carroll Independent School District marked the end of a successful school year with it’s annual End of Year Celebration for faculty and staff. This amazing event is made possible by donations to the school’s We Care Employee Appreciation Program. The End of Year Celebration was held at Carroll Middle School on Wednesday, May 23 at 4:00 p.m. Food was catered by Carroll ISD marketing partner Central Market. Guests were also able to register to win door prizes given away throughout the event.
Emceed by Superintendent Dr. David Faltys, Carroll employees were recognized in front of their colleagues. Honors and recognition included years of service, retirees, campus teachers of the year and district teachers of the year. The Auxiliary Service Award was given to Ellen Channel, Carroll Middle School Cafeteria and Jose Rodriguez, Walnut Grove Custodian. The Paraprofessional Service Award was given to Janet Blackwell, Special Programs Secretary. The Community Service Award was presented to Debbie Edwards from Walnut Grove Elementary and The Distinguished Service Award was presented to Jack D. Johnson, Carroll ISD Superintendent of Schools 1959- 1986 and John Lowery, Carroll ISD Superintendent of Schools from 1987- 1989.
Carroll ISD Campus Teachers of the Year were also recognized on stage. Click here to read more about this year’s winners. Lance Mangham, Durham Intermediate Math teacher was named K-6 Teacher of the Year and Nichole Gilley, Teen Leadership teacher at Carroll Senior High School was named Secondary Teacher of the Year. Both of these individuals received prizes from Carroll ISD supporters and sponsors, including Chick-fil-A, Educational Employees Credit Union, The Carroll Education Foundation, The Southlake Chamber of Commerce and Park Place Lexus.
The photo slideshow below is provided by the Carroll ISD Communications and Marketing Department.