Lima, Ohio (WIMA) - The Lima School Board honored their Outstanding 11 teachers during Thursday night’s school board meeting.
One teacher from each school building in the district receives the honor each year- and they are nominated by their peers.
The district began the awards in 2011 after a visit from nationally-known educator Ron Clark- author of The Excellent 11.
This year’s winners included:
Jane Backus- Unity Elementary
Cathy Boedicker- West Middle School
Joseph Dorsey- Freedom Elementary
Kathy Hennessy- Lima Alternative School
Denise Kruse- North Middle School
James Looser- Independence Elementary
Connie Lott- South Science Technology Magnet
Suzanne Lyons- Liberty Arts Magnet
Lori Rose- Lima Senior High
Tracy Wehner- Heritage Elementary