Elsie Allen High School Music Teacher Kyle Thompson (holding the plaque, on the right) with his class after he was awarded Sonoma County Teacher of the Month - March 2019.
Congratulations, Mr. Thompson!
Sonoma County Office of Education (SCOE) and Santa Rosa City Schools Director Stephanie Manieri recently surprised Elsie Allen High School Music Teacher Kyle Thompson during class, to announce he was chosen as the Sonoma County Teacher of the Month for March 2019!
Director Manieri is a former student of Mr. Thompson, and she nominated him for the award. Mr. Thompson's current students cheered and began playing music when the award was announced. He received a plaque and $600 classroom supply gift card. To read more, and watch a video of the presentation, go to the SCOE website.
The monthly award is sponsored by SCOE, K-Hits 104.9 (tune in to hear Mr. Thompson talk about this honor on the air!), and Community First Credit Union, with additional support from Platinum Chevrolet and Bernstein Orthodontics.
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