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CONYERS – Rockdale County Public Schools has named its school-level Teachers of the year for 2020.

These teacherse will be honored at the RCPS Teacher of the Year Celebration, which will held virtually in November. The ceremony will feature all the school-level Teachers of the Year, who were selected by their peers.

The district-level Teacher of the Year will be announced during the event.

This year’s Teachers of the Year are:

♦ Barksdale Elementary – Joy Kimble-Acosta

♦ C.J. Hicks Elementary – Amelia CutterFlat Shoals Elementary – Vanessa Johnson

♦ Hightower Trail Elementary – Jimmina Graham

♦ Honey Creek Elementary – Yolanda Green

♦ J.H. House Elementary – Jenny Smith

♦ Lorraine Elementary – Tammy White

♦ Peek’s Chapel Elementary – Kristin Slotnik

♦ Pine Street Elementary – Patricia Rollins

♦ Shoal Creek Elementary – Tomeka Clyde

♦ Sims Elementary – Shanice Beasley

♦ Conyers Middle – Melvin McClain

♦ Davis Middle – Connie VazquezEdwards Middle – Reshaunda Levett-Thompkins

♦ Memorial Middle –

♦ Avian McKie

♦ Heritage High – Terrance GreenRockdale County High – Dr. Imani BaileyRockdale Magnet School for Science and Technology – Dr. Lynette Clark

♦ Salem High – Sherisse LigginsAlpha Academy – Candice EdwardsOpen Campus – Christie JonesRockdale Career Academy – Jesse Smith

For more information about RCPS and the Teacher of the Year Celebration, please visit www.rockdaleschools.org.

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I have been editor of the Rockdale Citizen since 1996 and editor of the Newton Citizen since it began publication in 2004. I am also currently executive editor of the Clayton News Daily, Henry Daily Herald and Jackson Progress-Argus.

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