Teacher of the Year finalists announced

04/01/2014 4:23 PM

04/01/2014 4:24 PM

The Wake County school system has announced the 13 finalists for the 2014 Teacher of the Year award.

The finalists are:

•  Dorothy Andrews of Daniels Middle in Raleigh.
•  Sarah Bratton of Sycamore Creek Elementary in Raleigh.
•  Laurie Bubenik of Vandora Springs Elementary in Garner.
•  Susan DePerno of East Cary Middle in Cary.
•  Christine Hahner of Wiley Elementary in Raleigh.
•  Joy Hughes of Holly Ridge Middle in Holly Springs.
•  Janice Kidd of Mills Park Middle in Cary.
•  Kristen Larsen of Sanderson High in Raleigh.
•  Brian Quigley of Lockhart Elementary in Knightdale.
•  Allison Reid of Heritage High in Wake Forest.
•  Penny Smith of East Millbrook Middle in Raleigh.
•  Gail Stevens of Dillard Drive Middle in Raleigh.
•  Jennifer Wood of Smith Elementary in Garner.

The 2014 Wake County Teacher of the Year will be named at a banquet May 8.

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