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District Announces 2017-18 Teachers of the Year

Washington Township Superintendent of Schools Joe Bollendorf today announced the District’s 2017-18 Teachers and Educational Services Professionals of the Year.  The 12 educators and two services professionals will be recognized at the Board of Education meeting on January 23, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting has been moved to the 11/12 auditorium of Washington Township High School to accommodate the honorees and their guests.

 

“We are proud and excited to announce and recognize this year’s Teachers and Educational Services Professionals of the year,” Bollendorf said.  “These educators represent all that is good about our Washington Township schools. They are all dedicated professionals who have devoted their lives to the challenge of educating and helping to shape the lives of the youth of our township. This recognition honors that service and thanks them for their many contributions on behalf of our community, our schools, and most importantly, our children.”

 

-A list of the 2017-18 honorees follows-

 

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOLS 2017-18 TEACHERS OF THE YEAR

 

Grenloch Terrace Early Childhood Center

Anita Bucci, Kindergarten Teacher

 

Bells Elementary

Guy Campagna, Physical Education Teacher

 

Birches Elementary

Kristi Fuller, Grade 2 Special Education Teacher

 

Hurffville Elementary

Stephanie Bruno, Grade 2 Teacher

 

Thomas Jefferson Elementary

Bernadette (Bunny) Fugaro, Grade 5 Special Education Teacher

 

Wedgwood Elementary

Leslie Mitcham, Grade 2 Teacher

 

Whitman Elementary

Tia Cade, Grade 5 Teacher

 

Bunker Hill Middle School

Monica Westerby, Grade 7 and 8 Math Teacher

     

Chestnut Ridge Middle School

Antonia Benecchi, Orchestra Teacher

 

Orchard Valley Middle School

Linda Wienckoski, Grade 7 English Language Arts Teacher

 

Washington Township High School

Barbara Kopas, Grade 12 English Teacher

Leigh Anne Hall, Chemistry Teacher

 

 

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOLS 2017-18 EDUCATIONAL SERVICES PROFESSIONALS OF THE YEAR

 

Elementary

Connie Meeks, Kindergarten Speech Therapist, Grenloch Terrace Early Childhood Center

 

Secondary

Jenny Hudock, Washington Township High School Nurse