WE HAVE A WINNER!
Yes! We have identified the person who will receive the SEAC's first Arlethia Stevenson Award for Excellence in Special Education! She is . . . Ms. Courtney Lynn Farries, a special education teacher at Jones Magnet Middle School.
Ms. Farries embodies many of the outstanding attributes of this award's namesake, the late Mrs. Arlethia Stevenson.
She is a passionate, compassionate, and dedicated educator who is helping to prepare her young students with disabilities for independent lives.
The Arlethia Stevenson Award will be presented to Ms. Farries at a televised School Board Meeting on June 6, 2018, at 6:30 p.m., at Jones Magnet Middle School, 1819 Nickerson Boulevard, in Hampton, VA, Family, friends, and colleagues are invited to attend.
CONGRATULATIONS, Ms. Farries!