Teacher assistant Jennifer Jordan from West View Elementary School was named this year’s Teacher Assistant of the Year at their organization’s annual banquet.
Teacher assistants work under a teacher’s supervision to give students additional attention and instruction. Chenetra Mangum is principal of West View Elementary School.
The first runner-up for the award was Cynthia Davis from Pine Level Elementary School.
Two area teacher assistants were among the nominees for the award. They are:
The announcements were made at the annual Johnston County Teacher Assistant banquet hosted on April 11 by the Johnston County Teacher Assistants Association; Lisa Soard serves as the association’s president.
The banquet also included recognition of the Teacher Assistant of the Year nominees, schools with 100 percent membership in the TA organization, and those who are retiring this year.