Avery Gillett, a7th grader from Laurel Ridge Middle School, submitted the winning essay for the Bridgeport Barnes & Noble Store recognizing Susan Knight as her “Favorite Teacher”. Ms. Knight teaches 6th grade at Laurel Ridge Middle School and has been with the Sherwood School District since 2000.
Please join us to celebrate Ms. Knight and Avery at the Bridgeport Barnes & Noble “My Favorite Teacher” Celebration Tuesday, April 16th at 7:00 pm. There will be readings and an awards ceremony. Refreshments will also be served.
Ms. Knight goes on to compete in the Regional “My Favorite Teacher” Contest. If she wins there, she will win a NOOK and a $500 Barnes & Noble Gift Card, and she will compete for the National Teacher of the Year award for a $10,000 prize!