Educator of the Year Committee
The Educator of the Year committee includes 14 members: one Board of Education member; one immediate past Teacher of the Year; one current Teacher of the Year; one immediate past Principal of the Year; one current Principal of the Year; one retired teacher; one parent of a student enrolled in New Hanover County Schools; one administrator; one high school teacher; one middle school teacher; one elementary school teacher; one past chairman who serves as ex-officio and two community representatives.
Members of the committee review the applications, interview and select candidates as the NHCS Educators of the Year.
The committee meets a total of three times during the months of April and May. The third time is an all day event that includes interviews. It is important that the Board member be available for the all day event.