The Ysleta Independent School District Thursday honored the 2018-2019 campus Teachers of the Year. The ten finalists for the District’s top two teaching awards: Elementary Teacher of the Year and Secondary Teacher of the Year were also announced.
The top five finalists for YISD Elementary Teacher of the Year are:
- Lonny Nava – Ascarate Elementary
- Roberto Guevara III – Glen Cove Elementary
- Carol Love – Loma Terrace Elementary
- Paul Ward – Pasodale Elementary
- Kristin Podojil – Pebble Hills Elementary
The top five finalists for YISD Secondary Teacher of the Year are:
- Selena Granados – Eastwood High
- Michele Garcia – Hanks High
- Stephen Solis – Riverside High
- Alberto Avalos – Ysleta High
- Jessica Yildirim – Young Women’s Leadership Academy
Each campus’ Teacher of the Year as well as campus Support Employees of the Year will be honored at the YISD gala that will take place May 4 at 6 p.m. at the Centennial Conference Center & Banquet Hall located on Fort Bliss.
For a list of all 2018-19 campus Teachers of the Year and Support Employees of the Year, please visit YISD’s website at www.yisd.net.