Employee Awards

Teacher of the Year

Name (Year)  Name (Year) previous years
Lori Rooper (2019) Mary Jane Anderson (2011)
Kayleigh Stevens (2018)
Joseph Kincaid (2010)
Danielle Grant (2017)
Wanda Starcher (2009)
Lesley Payne (2016)
Judy Berry (2008)
Kelly Allen (2015)
Natalie Dillinger (2007)
Tina Kirk (2014)
Linda Berg (2006)
Natalie Breedlove (2013)
Brenda McBrayer (2005)
Debra Howard (2012)
Amy Golden (2004)

Administrator of the Year

Name (Year)  Name (Year) previous years
Melissa Isaacs (2019) William Hughes (2011)
Catherine Schoolcraft (2018) Joann Stewart (2010)
Twyla Melton (2017 Dale Eggleton (2009)
Bruce McGrew (2016) Lexie Damous (2008)
Valerie Fowler (2015) Sonya Shue (2007)
Martica Dillon (2014) Debbie Spicer (2006)
Douglas Cross (2013) Colleen Huston (2005)
Richard Grim (2012)

Service Personnel of the Year

Name (Year)  Name (Year) previous years
Carol French (2019) Don Thornton (2012)
Mike Sumner (2018) Sandy Rogers (2011)
Leandra Grady (2017) Debbie Martin (2010)
Ramona Raines (2016) Missi Harold (2009)
Cynthia Hill (2015) Debra Moore (2008)
Judy O'Dell (2014) Janie Miles (2007)
Terri Eggleston (2013) Rick Casto (2006)

National Board of Professional Teaching Standards
Certified Teachers

Name - Schools A-H  Name - Schools L-W
Chastity Miller - Buffalo ES Jennifer Weddington - Hurricane HS
Danielle Grant - Buffalo HS
Maureen Miller - Hurricane MS
Mark Higginbotham - Buffalo HS Brianne Legg - Lakeside ES
Marjorie Snyder - Buffalo HS Laura Shabdue - Mountain View ES
Kristi Barker - Conner Street ES Sharon Shortridge - Mountain View ES
Rebecca Harrison - Conner Street ES
Courtney Ruppert - Poca HS
Janessa Noel - Conner Street ES
Sonjia Richardson - Poca HS
Keisha Runion - Eastbrook ES Rachelle Williams - Putnam CO
Helen Durgin - G. Washington ES Melissa Isaacs - Scott Teays ES
Mary Jo Jividen - G. Washington ES Megan Barber - West Teays ES
Tiffany Fellure - G. Washington MS Tamatha Bock - West Teays ES
Barbara Black - Hometown ES Whitney Cox - West Teays ES
Ryan Addis - Hurricane HS Joelle Engel - West Teays ES
Cathy Grim - Hurricane HS Rebecca Remaley - West Teays ES
Joseph Kincaid - Hurricane HS Natalie Breedlove - Winfield ES
Amber Lafferty - Hurricane HS Stacey Rhodes - Winfield HS
Leah Minshall - Hurricane HS Tina Myers - Winfield MS
Frances Tolley - Hurricane HS


Milken Educator Award

  • Barbara Black (2004)
  • Erika Klose (2017)

Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

  • Barbara Black (2012)
  • Maureen Miller (2015)

National Girls' Track Coach of the Year

  • David Bailey (2004)

AASA Leadership for Learning

  • Sam Sentelle (1998)

Teacher Achievement Award

  • Cathy Grim (2010)
  • Joseph Kincaid (2010)
  • Barbara Black (2005)

WV Elementary Mathematics Teacher of the Year

  • Barbara Black (2005-2006)

WV Elementary Pre-School Teacher of the Year

  • Pamela Smith (2013)

WV School Psychologist of the Year

  • Debra Layne (2007)
  • Kathy Showen (2006)