Brevard Public Schools Announces Teacher and Employee of the Year Finalists
By Space Coast Daily // December 19, 2018
8th Annual ABC Awards set Jan. 23 at King Center
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard Public Schools has announced the finalists for the 2019 Teacher of the Year and Employee of the Year awards.
Winners will be announced at the 8th Annual ABC Awards on January 23 at the King Center for the Performing Arts, located at 3865 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne.
In red carpet fashion, the Brevard Public Schools Foundation, in partnership with Brevard Public Schools, showcases the outstanding contributions of those who help strengthen the quality of public education in Brevard County including Teacher of the Year, Employee of the Year, Volunteers of the Year, Business Partners of Distinction, and Administrators of the Year.
BPS TEACHER OF THE YEAR FINALIST:
• Kimberly Heming, School Counselor (3-6), Meadowlane Intermediate Elementary
• Melissa Vincent, VE-SLD Teacher (K-6), Ralph Williams Elementary
• Angela Barrons, Teacher (Title 1, K-6), Challenger 7 Elementary
• Megan McGivney, Chorus & Orchestra Teacher, James Madison Middle School
• Shannon Kraeling, Art Teacher, Eau Gallie High School (9-12)
• Carrie Friday, Media Specialist (7-8), Southwest Middle School
BPS EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR FINALIST:
• Jessica Abreu, Office Cleark, Sunrise Elementary
• Jeffrey Brown, Brevard After School Site Coordinator, Meadowlane Primary
• Carmen Martin, Office Clerk, Gemini Elementary
• Jennifer Lumpkin, School Secretary, Astronaut High School
• Heather Spinneweber, School Secretary, Rockledge High School
• Diana Long, School Secretary, Central Middle School
The Brevard Schools Foundation is seeking sponsors for the upcoming ABC Awards as the foundation Applauds Brevard’s Champions at the biggest educational event of the year – The ABC Awards.
Honorees from each school and other guests are treated to a reception featuring “A Taste of Brevard Public Schools’ Culinary Arts Programs” with live entertainment at the reception and on the main stage of the King Center.
Sponsorships support this special recognition and provide a way to say thank you to those in service to our children. Community Credit Union has supported the event as the top sponsor from the beginning. Many other sponsorships are available.
“The ABC Awards is such an honor to host and allows us to come together with our community and show our appreciation for the many people who make lasting impacts in the lives of students each day,” said Janice Kershaw, President and CEO of Brevard Schools Foundation.
This year’s event theme will tie into the 50th year anniversary of the Apollo lunar landing along with some special surprises courtesy of the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
Space Coast Daily will once again live stream this event live and conduct red carpet interviews.
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