Teacher of the year
Washington Irving Elementary teacher of the year 2014-2015, Mrs. Autumn Whitaker, was selected for the honor by a vote of her peers and was presented with a flower bouquet. Mrs. Whitaker did her student teaching under Ms. Karen Staley at Durant High School and has taught at Washington Irving for nine years. Mrs. Whitaker will continue in the district selection process for the title of "District Teacher of the Year". Pictured with Mrs. Whitaker is Lisa Whitley, Washington Irving principal and Mellissa Sherrer, Washington Irving assistant principal.