LRCH's Dr. Beth Maris Named LRSD Teacher of the Year

May9, 2017 - Congratulations to Dr. Beth Maris, Little Rock Central High School, selected as Little Rock School District Teacher of the Year/Dr. Marian G. Lacey Educator of the Year during Monday night's annual Crystal Awards gala. Level winners include: Nancy Downing, Elementary Teacher of the Year-Roberts; Chanda Freeman, Middle School Teacher of the Year - Forest Heights STEM Academy; and Chandle Carpenter, High School Teacher of the Year - Parkview Magnet High School. Nearly 70 LRSD teachers, representing the best in the profession, were honored.

A special thanks to:

Dr. Frederick Fields, Dr. Sadie Mitchell, Kyle Holmes, Stephanie Franklin, and dozens of volunteers for helping us pull off this all-volunteer event.

Shannon Miller, KARK, emcee

Our fantastic financial and in-kind supporters-
Presenting Sponsor
First Student, Tameula Smith

Gold Plus Sponsor
Friday Eldredge & Clark

Gold Sponsors
VALIC - Julie Julie McGehee Honeycutt
The Pat Center

Silver Sponsors
Blackboard
Doyne Construction
LREA
PCMI-WillSub

Patron Plus Sponsor
Witsell, Rasco and Evans

Patron Sponsor
Simmons Bank

In-Kind
Dell
Connections
Magna IV
KnowledgeTree

Principals and community partners are also appreciated for the great door prizes during the reception:
Barbara Anderson and the Showroom
Lori Brown
Sandra Register
Nancy Rousseau
Dr. Keitha Savage
1Big Smile Photography - Benny Sneed
Little Rock Marriott