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December Teachers of the Month - Yolanda Scott & James Harrison back button

Congratulations to Yolanda Scott, Carver Middle School, and James Harrison, Marion Park Alternative School, who were honored with a surprise classroom visit, flowers/gift basket, and $25 gift card.

Carver Middle School Principal Tommy Branch (left) and Carver Middle School Special Education Teacher and Teacher of the Month Yolanda Scott (right).

Carver – Yolanda Scott
Ms. Scott teaches self-contained special education at Carver Middle School. She was honored as Teacher of the Month because of her heart for children. Ms. Scott is always there for her students, goes above and beyond, works hard, and is a great team player.


Marion Park Alternative School Director Theresa Chisolm (left) and Marion Park Teacher of the Month James Harrison (right).

Marion Park – James Harrison
Mr. Harrison was chosen as Marion Park’s Teacher of the Year as well as Teacher of the Month. He was chosen by his administrators and fellow teachers for his dedication and leadership. Mr. Harrison is extremely compassionate and giving, and he never expects anything in return.


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. Scott and Mr. Harrison! We are very proud of you!

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