Jeff Miller, Springfield Local, assistant principal Schrop Intermediate School

Mr. Miller can be found early in the morning greeting students and staff as they enter the building. He handles discipline with respect and concern for each student individually.

Diane Wallace, Norton City, high school educational assistant

Diane Wallace does a tremendous job as an educational aide to our students. She's caring, compassionate and does a wonderful job with our special needs students. She's had a long and distinguished career with Norton City Schools, and the kids have reaped the benefits of her service!

Eric Morris, Norton City, director of student services/director of Norton Primary Preschool/principal of Norton Primary School

Eric Morris follows one rule each and every day: Always do what is best for our students. In his many roles in the district, Eric has the innate ability to support all our students and their families, starting with the littlest of the Norton Panthers at the Primary School, to the leaders of the pride at Norton High School. He truly has a remarkable skill set and is respected by everyone in the district.

Jamie Kaderly, Manchester Local, middle school educational assistant

She is a fantastic teacher’s aide and support staff member working with students who have learning disabilities at the middle school level. She brings to all students in the building a personality that gets the best out of them every day, which can be very challenging at a middle school level to do consistently, but she always accomplishes the mission and the need to help students.