Teacher of the Year Program

The North Carolina Teacher of The Year Program
is an opportunity to honor and recognize exemplary teachers and
 call attention to the importance of the teaching profession. 
Individual schools nominate teachers to participate in the local process.

Pender County Teacher of the Year
April Kinlaw

2014-2015 Pender County Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to April Kinlaw, fifth grade teacher at North Topsail Elementary School, for her selection as Pender County Teacher of the Year.  The announcement was made during a recognition banquet held May 27th at the Historic Burgaw Train Depot to honor 
Teacher of the Year Nominees from each school. 

Pender County Schools
2014-2015 Teacher of the Year Nominees

Burgaw Elementary - Jeanenne Harris
Burgaw Middle  - David Glenn
Cape Fear Elementary - Amanda Colclough
Cape Fear Middle - Cheryl Wheeler
Heide Trask High - Jeffery Batson
Malpass Corner Elementary  - Elizabeth Jones
North Topsail Elementary - April Kinlaw
Pender County Preschools - Brittany Warren
Pender Early College  - Jesse Boger
Pender High - David Knowles
Penderlea Elementary - Amber Denny
Rocky Point Primary - Beth Mills
South Topsail Elementary - Linda Donovan
Topsail Elementary - Staci Loher
Topsail High - Alecia Melton 
Topsail Middle  - Elizabeth Bair
West Pender Middle - Sarah Bishton

Special thanks to: 

Table Sponsors
Burgaw Elementary PTO, Cape Fear Elementary PTO, 
South Topsail PTO, Topsail Elementary PTA

Barnes and Noble, Cape Fear Farm Credit, Curves of Burgaw,
Dominos Pizza (Burgaw), Farm Bureau (Burgaw), First Citizens Bank,
 Fitness Fusion, Four County EMC, Harts Florist, Old River Farms,
Rooks Lawn & Garden, Pender Pines Garden Center,
Horace Mann/Warren Williams,
State Employees Credit Union, The Carousel Collection