Springfield Board of Education Honors 2016-2017 Teachers of the Year

First Grade Deborah Ricardo with Board of Education President Robin Cornelison (l) and Edward B. Walton Principal Dr. Susie Hung (r) Credits: Chip Dickson
Third Grade Teacher Christine Heron with Board of Education President Robin Cornelison (l) and James Caldwell Principal David Rennie (r) Credits: Chip Dickson
Art Teacher Kimberly Nato with Board of Education President Robin Cornelison (l) and Thelma L. Sandmeier Principal Michael C. Plias (r) Credits: Chip Dickson
Eighth Grade Science Teacher Jason Perone with Board of Education President Robin Cornelison (l) and Florence M. Gaudineer Principal Timothy P. Kielty (r) Credits: Chip Dickson
Mathematics Teacher Christopher White with Board of Education President Robin Cornelison (l) and Jonathan Dayton Principal Dr. Norman Francis (r) Credits: Chip Dickson
Guidance Counselor Bonnie Loew with Board of Education President Robin Cornelison (l) and Thelma L. Sandmeier Principal Michael C. Plias (r) Credits: Chip Dickson

SPRINGFIELD, NJ—Six educators in the township’s public schools were honored Monday by the Springfield Board of Education as 2016-2017 Teachers of the Year and winners of the Governor’s Educator of the Year Awards.

The honorees were:

  • Deborah Ricardo, a first grade teacher at the Edward V. Walton School
  • Christine Heron, a third grade teacher at the James Caldwell School
  • Kimberly Noto, an art teacher at the Thelma L. Sandmeier School
  • Jason Perone, an eighth grade science teacher at the Florence M. Gaudineer Middle School
  • Christopher White, a mathematics teacher at Jonathan Dayton High School
  • Bonnie Loew, a guidance counselor at Sandmeier

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