02-25-14: Educators earn National Board Certification
02-25-14: Educators earn National Board Certification

Six Puyallup educators have earned National Board Certification — one of the highest recognitions in the education profession — this past year.


The Puyallup School Board will recognize the educators at its February 24 meeting. The board meeting begins at 6 p.m. at Ballou Junior High School, 9916 136th St. E., Puyallup.


The honored educators’ names and schools are:


Linda Carter, Carson Elementary

Generalist, Early Childhood


Deirdre Davis, Ferrucci Junior High

Art/Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood


Melissa Ferris, Edgerton Elementary

Literacy: Reading-Language Arts, Early and Middle Childhood


Matthew Grenzner, Ferrucci Junior High

Music/Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood


Nicole Sykes, Shaw Road Elementary

Literacy: Reading-Language Arts/Early and Middle Childhood


Victoria Watt, Ferrucci Junior High

English Language Arts, Early Adolescence