Three Education department Teacher Licensure Preparation (TLP) program graduates have been named first-year teachers of the year at local Henrico County schools.

  • Jessie Allen, GC’15, has been named the First-Year Teacher of the Year for Holladay Elementary School.
  • Colleen Cassada, GC’14, has been named the First-Year Teacher of the Year for Moody Middle School.
  • Sara Coleman, GC’14, has been named First-Year Teacher of the Year for Ridge Elementary School.
  • Phillip Patrick, GC’14, has been named First-Year Teacher of the Year for Deep Run High School.

Each awardee will now be considered for the division-wide Henrico County Public Schools First-Year Teacher of the Year.