Washington Post Awards
  • Teacher and Principal of the Year

    The Principal of the Year Award is based upon the criteria of leadership excellence, collaboration, listening, lifelong learning, and creating an environment in which students and staff can flourish and grow.

    The Teacher of the Year Award is based upon the criteria of instilling in students a desire to achieve, fostering strong relationships with students and the community, demonstrating outstanding leadership, and contributing to the highest standards of education.

    We are proud to announce our 2024 winners below.



  • Congratulations to our 2024 LCPS Principals of the Year, Nikisha Diehl of Mercer Middle School and Jeff Joseph of Dominion Trail Elementary School.  See full video here: POY VIDEO

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    Congratulations to our 2024 LCPS Teachers of the Year, Andrew Bango of Arcola Elementary School and Kimberly Poole of J.L.Simpson Middle School!  See full video here: TOY VIDEO

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Last Modified on April 24, 2024