FACES TIME: What's Going On
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.
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