August Employee of the Month - Mrs. Vernita Smith - 5th Co-Teach ELA
Mrs. Smith used to be one of our awesome paraprofessionals and now she is one of our awesome teachers. She has gotten right down to business and been a great asset. She has been helping with all aspects on the teams she works with including getting students to and from PE/Electives, getting students on track, being a positive role model, etc. Mrs. Smith is top notch!!!
September Employee of the Month - Mrs. Laura Strickland - Art Teacher
Mrs. Strickland is always so willing to help out a teammate or anyone on campus that is in need. She is always so polite , friendly and very creative. Her hard work and dedication to teaching and the students is very admirable. We are blessed to have her as one of our teachers.
October Employee of the Month - Nicole Robinson - 6th Grade Math Teacher
Mrs. Robinson was voted as October's Employee of the Month because she is an amazing department lead, she works hard to make learning fun for her students and she arrives to school earlier than supposed to and stays later than she needs to. Mrs. Robinson works hard at keeping those around her on track and productive. Congratulations Mrs. Robinson!
November Employee of the Month - Ramona Jackson - Title 1 Instructional Aide
Miss Jackson is always willing to step in and help wherever needed. She shows up to assist in classes faithfully every day. Miss Jackson does her best and gives 100% in everything she does. She's a great colleague with an amazing heart and loves working with the students. These qualities are why Miss Jackson was chosen as our November Employee of the Month!
December Employee of the Month - Marcie Thomas - 6th Grade Counselor
Way to go Mrs. Thomas on being selected as our December Employee of the Month. Mrs. Thomas came to us two years ago from T.A. Howard and we are so glad she did! She is so supportive of our students and staff and seeks to provide efficient counseling services and programs that help to empower our students. Even though she is the 6th grade counselor, she also provides support for our 5th grade students as well. She is one pawsome individual!
January Employee of the Month - Allison Martin - 5th ELA/Team UT
Congrats Mrs. Martin on being chosen as our January Employee of the Month! Mrs. Martin is not only one of our 5th grade ELA teachers, she also organized and was one of the UIL coaches. She is always so uplifting, positive, dedicated and hard working. You can't help but smile when you're around her! We love having Mrs. Martin on our team!
February Employee of the Month - Dawn Barbour - Receptionist
Mrs. Barbour has done a great job with all the changes in the front office along with advocating for our students whether they are here at CTIS or moving on. She stays calm under pressure and is always there to help no matter if it is her job or not. Not only is she and invaluable member of the CTIS team, without her the school would not be the same. She does so many things behind the scenes ot make our days run smoothly...multitasking, handling attendance, managing crowd control in AC, finding coverage for absent teachers and a million other things. You Rock Mrs. Barbour!