Dr. Melissa Bartlett was named Roxboro Community School’s (RCS) Teacher of the Year Tuesday, during the end-of-the-year faculty meeting.
Bartlett teaches 11th grade English at RCS. She has been at the school a total of six years. She taught at the charter school for two years before taking time off to complete her PhD in curriculum and instruction in 2011-2012. Since then, she has been back in the classroom.
“To be chosen as teacher of the year at RCS is particularly moving for me,” Bartlett said, “considering the caliber of teacher this school attracts. To know that I was selected by my peers, and that they’re of that level of excellence, makes me feel humbled.”
Upon naming Bartlett, RCS high school Principal