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Grade-level W-JCC Teachers of the Year Announced

Grade-level W-JCC Teachers of the Year Announced

The 2018 Williamsburg-James City County grade-level Teachers of the Year were announced Tuesday morning with a surprise visit from school administrators to teachers’ classrooms.

Suzanne Sylvester was named Elementary School Teacher of the Year, Jessica Napier was named Middle School Teacher of the Year and Stephen Legawiec was named High School Teacher of the Year.

Betsy Overkamp-Smith, W-JCC spokeswoman, said there is a formal process for deciding the three winners and then the Division Teacher of the Year. The process includes a division committee, written application, interviews and class visits. These teachers are chosen from the pool of teachers selected from each...