Presidential Awards Teachers Honored
Posted: May 30, 2000
An awards reception at the Governorís Mansion on Friday, May 26, was held to honor the recipients of the 1999 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. The recipients were honored by Governor Cecil H. Underwood, State Superintendent Dr. David Stewart, State Board Member Jim L. McKnight and Steve Woodruff, President of the West Virginia Mathematics and Science Coalition.
The four national award winners are: Elementary Mathematics Diana Wells, Fairview Elementary School, Marion County
Elementary Science Linda Fonner, New Martinsville School, Wetzel County
Secondary Mathematics Susan Hvizdos, Wheeling Park High School, Ohio County
Secondary Science Sonya Picklesimer, Williamson High School, Mingo County.
The state-level award winners are:
Elementary Mathematics Cathie DeVito, East Dale Elementary School, Marion County
Deborah Prezioso, Watson Elementary School, Marion County
Elementary Science Cynthia Keeling, Jayenne Elementary School, Marion County
Jo Ellen Snider, Long Drain School, Wetzel County
Secondary Mathematics Deborah Clark, Summers Middle School, Summers County
Barbara Wilson, Van Devender Junior High School, Wood County
Secondary Science Thomas Wells, Charles Town Junior High School, Jefferson County
Wayne Yonkelowitz, Fayetteville Middle School, Fayette County