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Davis Drive Middle Teacher Named Wake County Teacher Of Year

Posted May 14, 2004 11:35 a.m. EDT

— Marcella Cox, a teacher at Davis Drive Middle School, is the 2003-2004 Wake County Teacher of the Year.

Superintendent Bill McNeal presented the award at a banquet Thursday night.

McNeal praised Cox for earning the school system's highest honor. She was applauded by hundreds of community and education leaders attending the event.

Cox is a sixth-grade social studies teacher, who has been teaching at Davis Drive for six years and has been a teacher for 11 years.