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September Teachers of the Month - LaMaresha Johnson & Jonathan Brown

Congratulations to Ms. Johnson at West Hills Elementary School and Mr. Brown at Northwest Middle School who were recently honored with a surprise classroom visit, flowers or gift basket, and $25 gift card.


Pictured left to right: Candi Robertson, West Hills Elementary School Principal; LaMaresha Johnson, West Hills Elementary Kindergarten Teacher and September Teacher of the Month; Dr. Alvin Taylor, MPSD Superintendent; and Kelvin McGruder, City of Meridian Parks and Recreation Director.

West Hills – LaMaresha Johnson
Ms. Johnson is a Kindergarten teacher at West Hills Elementary School. Ms. Johnson was selected as Teacher of the Month for her dedication and energy demonstrated to the West Hills family. She goes above and beyond to meet the individual needs of her students on a daily basis.


Pictured left to right: Justus Booth, Northwest Middle School Principal; Kelvin McGruder, City of Meridian Parks and Recreation Director; Jonathan Brown, Northwest Middle School Language Arts Instructor and September Teacher of the Month; and Dr. Alvin Taylor, MPSD Superintendent.

Northwest – Jonathan Brown
Mr. Brown teaches seventh grade Language Arts at Northwest Middle School. He was chosen for this honor because of his dedication to mentoring new teachers throughout the summer and beginning of the school year. Mr. Brown works very hard and is dedicated to Northwest which is evidenced by three consecutive years of perfect attendance.

Mayor Percy Bland, Meridian Parks and Recreation Director Kelvin McGruder, and local businesses, Cartoons and Balloons and Nino's Daycare, will be recognizing an outstanding teacher or staff member from two MPSD schools a month during the 2015-16 school year. 

Congratulations to Ms. Johnson and Mr. Brown! We are very proud of you!

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