Special to the News-Journal

Pine Tree ISD recently announced its 2019-2020 Teachers of the Year, along with District Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year.

”I congratulate each of these outstanding teachers for the work they are doing to enrich the lives and the future of their students,” Superintendent Steve Clugston, said. “These teachers were recognized their peers and the difference they are making in the lives of students each and every day. Congratulations to each of our honorees for their commitment and dedication to PTISD.”

2019-2020 Pine Tree ISD Teachers of the Year:

Primary: Michelle Stroman

Birch Elementary: Laura Rickman

Parkway Elementary: Meredith Clay

Middle: Edwin Raudales

Junior High: Linda Nelson

High School: Jill Manning

ExCEL High School: Brittany Jones

Meredith Clay was selected District Elementary Teacher of the Year and Linda Nelson was selected the District Secondary Teacher of the Year. Clay and Nelson will represent Pine Tree ISD at the Region 7 Teacher of the Year competition.