Southwest Wake News

Wake County schools name finalists for Teacher of the Year award

Four finalists for Wake County’s Teacher of the Year award work in western Wake schools.

The school system named 13 finalists for the 2014-15 Teacher of the Year award. Among them are Susan DePerno of East Cary Middle School; Joy Hughes of Holly Ridge Middle School; Janice Kidd of Mills Park Middle School; and Gail Stevens of Dillard Drive Middle School.

The Teacher of the Year will be named during a banquet on May 8.