Teacher of the Year

"Teachers have three loves: love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together"

~ Scott Hayden

Great Oklahoma teachers challenge, motivate, and inspire their students to do their best; they make learning exciting, engaging, and continuous; they are respected by their peers as well as local school officials, parents, and students; they are caring and creative, seeking to enrich the lives of their students and build a better future for us all.
 
Owasso Public Schools honors teachers at the local level and by participating in the Oklahoma Teacher of the Year Program. All certified teachers who have completed the past three consecutive years in the Owasso Public School district may be considered for this honor. Each Teacher of the Year nominee is selected by their peers to represent their building at the district level. Owasso Public School’s Teacher of the Year is selected from a district peer committee based on a self-submitted portfolio as well as a live presentation by each candidate.
 
 

2021-22 Site Teachers of the Year

 

Bethany Kirkpatrick

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Ator Elementary
 

Quinn Thompson

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Owasso 6th Grade Center 
 

Grace McEndarfer

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Bailey Elementary
 

Cathy Hill

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Owasso 7th Grade Center
 

Sheree Delpratt

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Barnes Elementary
 

Kristi Adams

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Owasso 8th Grade Center 
 
Rebecca Shackelford
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Hodson Elementary
 
Kay Bratcher
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Owasso High School - East  
 
Jason Demuth
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Mills Elementary
 
Madison Brown
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Owasso High School - West
 
Maggie Dye
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Morrow Elementary
 
Jill McCormick
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Ram Academy
 
Teressa Blair
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Northeast Elementary 
 
 
Jill Nunn
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Smith Elementary
 
 
Denita Hancock
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Stone Canyon Elementary