On Thursday, the Antioch Unified School District announced it’s teachers who were being named a Mary Allan Fellow! The award is for teachers who go above and beyond what is required in the classroom and above AUSD standards.
Here is the official notice from the Antioch Schools Education Foundation’s Board of Directors:
Mary Allan Fellows Award
The Antioch Schools Education Foundation was delighted to receive so many exceptional nominations for this distinguished award. Selecting the Fellows was a rigorous and daunting process, because each teacher that was nominated brought unique personal qualities, creative teaching methods, and professional involvement to her or his teaching commitment.
The Honorees selected for this prestigious award, given by the Antioch Schools Education Foundation are:
- Tammy Ely-Kofford, Deer Valley High School
- Jacey Renfroe, Marsh Elementary School
- Italo Rossi, Antioch High School
- Frank Zrinski, Antioch Middle School
- Connie Azevedo, Belshaw Elementary School
- Sara Buckley-Carson, Park Middle School
- Christine Graves, Park Middle School
- Patrick Green, Antioch Middle School
- Lorie Guinard, Park Middle School
- DarVisa Marshall, Antioch Middle School
- Megan Benson, Orchard Park K-8 School
- Tricia Campbell, Antioch Middle School
- Marlein Jeans, Jack London Elementary School
- Shawna Lucey, Grant Elementary School
- Michele White, Mission Elementary School
All nominees should consider it a great honor to have been nominated. The ASEF Board was impressed with the high caliber of teachers who touch the lives of the children of Antioch each day. Fellows, Finalists, and Nominees are invited ~ as our guests ~ to the September 19th dinner to celebrate the hard work/dedication of teachers throughout the Antioch Unified School District.
Thank you all so much for participating. Our board was honored to meet you and observe you as you demonstrated your expertise as professionals in the classroom.. It gives us renewed faith in our schools and enthusiasm to continue our work with the Antioch Schools Education Foundation.
Antioch Schools Education Foundation Board of Directors