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Congratulations 2023 Staff Scholarship Winners!

Congratulations to the 16 inaugural Forsyth County Education Foundation staff scholarship winners!

Using funds raised from the 2022 iChallenge fundraiser, the Forsyth County Education Foundation was able to provide scholarships to 16 FCS employees. These recipients will use the $1,500 scholarship for their education as they pursue their desired position as either a teacher or school counselor:

  • Kristin Baugh is currently an IRR ELA teacher at Hendricks MS. She aspires to become a school counselor.
  • Andrea Blanco is a paraprofessional at Brandywine ES, and she aspires to be a lead Spanish teacher.
  • Misty Chapman is a special education paraprofessional in the ACA program at Little Mill MS. Her desired position is a special education teacher.
  • Satheya Chandran is teaching computer science at Lambert HS as she completes her program to become a certified teacher.
  • Sarah Heiser is currently a kindergarten instructional assistant at Cumming ES. Her desired position is an elementary special education teacher.
  • Holly Kendrix is currently an instructional assistant at Kelly Mill ES, and she is working to become a special education teacher.
  • Amy Knowles is currently a kindergarten instructional assistant at Shiloh Point ES. She aspires to be a K-5 elementary school teacher.
  • Ashley Landrum is currently a special education paraprofessional at Sawnee ES, and she aspires to become a teacher.
  • Courtney Miotti is a fourth-grade teacher at Sharon ES who is currently pursuing a career as a school counselor.
  • Damarus Moton works in an SBA class at Lambert HS as he completes a degree to become a certified teacher.
  • Lucy Murray currently serves as a third-grade teacher, PBIS coach, and induction leader at Chestatee ES. Her desired position is to be a school counselor.
  • Rachael Norie is a district-wide special education behavior paraprofessional supporting school teams at all levels. She is in school to become a special education teacher.
  • Lucia Quinones-Carabello is a pre-K instructional assistant at Chattahoochee ES, and she aspires to be a school counselor.
  • Meredith Raines is an inter-related teacher at New Hope ES, and she is in school to become a school counselor.
  • Kaylee Stephens is an ACA paraprofessional at Lakeside MS. She aspires to be a special education teacher.
  • Anna Virgo is a paraprofessional at Forsyth Central HS, and she is working to become to a teacher.

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