FACES TIME: What's Going On

  • FACES 2022-2023

    Ten FACES Grants of Excellence were awarded in Fall 2022 and celebrated at the FACES Celebration Reception in March 2023.  Congratulations to these educators!

    • Beth Antoine, Auburn High School, Reclaiming Readers
    • Audrey Barker, Ogletree Elementary, Cracking the Case of a Stolen Book: It's Elementary!
    • Jan Burkhalter, Wrights Mill Road Elementary, Repurpose with a Purpose
    • Laura Corder and Meredith Burnette, Wrights Mill Road Elementary, Morning Choice and More
    • Madison Howard, Wrights Mill Road Elementary, Off to Great Places
    • Ashley Hunter, Auburn Early Education Center, A League of Their Drone
    • Ginger Key, Dean Road Elementary, Building Community Through Music and Books
    • Monica Lumpkin, Wrights Mill Road Elementary, It's Not Science Fiction, It's Science Friction
    • Andrea Newman, Dean Road Elementary, Everyone Should Be Screened
    • LaDextric Oliver and Bari Hodges, Wrights Mill Road Elementary, Put the Pep in P.E.
Auburn City Schools

FACES (Foundation for Auburn's Continuing Enrichment in Schools) is the Foundation organization partnering with Auburn City Schools to provide resources for innovative classroom opportunities for students.

  • At the 2023 FACES Celebration Reception, two special awards were given in honor of former ACS educators Carol Pittard and Dianne Wilson.  FACES salutes these educators and the teachers who received this year's awards.

    Carol Pittard Award:  Emily Murray, Auburn High School

    Dianne Wilson Award:  Jenna Chapman, Drake Middle School

  • FACES Celebrates Teachers!

    Congratulations to all the 2022-2023 Auburn City Schools Teachers of the Year!  They were honored by FACES at the 2023 Celebration Reception.

    Auburn City Schools Teachers of the Year

    Emily Antoniak, East Samford School

    Emily Murray, Auburn High School

    Chris Flohr, Auburn Junior High School

    Jenna Chapman, Drake Middle School

    Angela Payne, Dean Road Elementary School

    Brittany Bryant, Pick Elementary School

    Stephanie Yarbrough, Wrights Mill Road Elementary School

    Sara Schiller, Auburn Early Education Center

    Mary Carolyn Davis, Richland Elementary School

    Layton Batts, Ogletree Elementary School

    Allyson Ferguson, Creekside Elementary

    Holli Collins, Cary Woods Elementary

    Kerri Kennamore, Yarbrough Elementary