Photo left to right: Superintendent Bobby Pearce, Chief Academic Officer Sunny Chancy, 2017 District Teacher of the Year Lauralee Mitchell of Shadeville Elementary, and Wakulla Capital City Bank President Amy Geiger
Photo by Rhonda Stevens
On March 20, all of Wakulla County’s teachers were honored at a Teacher of the Year Celebration sponsored by Capital City Bank in Wakulla.
Lauralee Mitchell from Shadeville Elementary School was named Wakulla’s 2017 District Teacher of the Year.
The other seven outstanding School Level Teachers of the Year for 2017 are: Elena Myhre for Crawfordville Elementary; Lauren Baker for Medart Elementary; Melissa Martin for Riversink Elementary; Anne Thurmond for Riversprings Middle; Becky Thomas for Wakulla Middle; Kristi Lawhon for Wakulla High School; and Sharon Scherbarth representing the District professionals.
“We are happy to support education in Wakulla because the schools do such an outstanding job,” stated Wakulla Capital City Bank President Amy Geiger. “All of our teachers deserve recognition for the work they do.”