Wake County Schools

12 named finalists for Wake teacher of the year

Posted April 19, 2012

— Twelve finalists for the Wake County Public School System's 2012-13 teacher of the year were announced Wednesday evening:

  • KristĂ©l Behrend, Lake Myra Elementary
  • Ellie Bentler, Reedy Creek Elementary
  • Molly Bostic, Heritage High
  • Lauren Brooks, Enloe Magnet High
  • Meher Daruwalla, Fuller Magnet Elementary
  • Wanda Harte, Ballentine Elementary
  • Betsy Lane, Hodge Road Elementary
  • Kristin McCormick, Cary High
  • Brandon Mize, Salem Elementary
  • Helen Pettiford, Sanderson High
  • Charlotte Roberts, Jeffreys Grove Elementary
  • J. Stuart Vickery, Jr., Martin Magnet Middle

Each nominee will be honored at a banquet May 17, when the winner will be announced.

Last year, Stephanie Rhodes, who teaches social studies at Sanderson High School in Raleigh, was named teacher of the year.


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