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Kingwood Orthodontics Sponsored Super Staffers of the Month

Humble ISD’s Super Staffers of the Month were recognized at the regularly scheduled Board Meeting on May 12. Thanks to Kingwood Orthodontics for sponsoring this month's Super Staffers! Pictured above are Superintendent Dr. Guy Sconzo, Cambridge School Paraprofessional Anthony Thibedeaux, North Belt Elementary Interventionist Cara Munn, Maintenance Department HVAC Mechanic Raymond Elasko, and Board President Robert Scarfo. Honored at the Board Meeting were the following Super Staffers:
Cara Munn - North Belt Elementary Interventionist
Those who nominated her said, "As a K-2 interventionist and dyslexia specialist, Ms. Munn teaches students reading fundamentals essential to their success. She works diligently as North Belt’s Parent Involvement Liaison to fortify relationships between our school and families. As a mentor to beginning teachers, Ms. Munn helps direct and guide teachers to implement research-based strategies into their to teaching to ensure student success. Ms. Munn can be found helping throughout the school as she shares her talents, time, and resources."

Anthony Thibedeaux - Cambridge School Paraprofessional
Those who nominated him said, "Anthony goes above and beyond everyday to make sure our students are successful. He responds with a smile to any request that he is asked and is a true asset to this campus.

Raymond Elasko - Maintenance Department HVAC Mechanic
Those who nominated him said, “Raymond is a dedicated employee who is very knowledgeable in the area of A/C and Heating. He helps out where ever he is needed. Raymond is closing the gap towards excellence by filling in and doing the job of a HVAC Technician and HVAC Mechanic for most of this school year. He is a true example of "Supporting Learning Through Service.”

Each month, campuses and departments select an individual to be honored as a Super Staffer for their outstanding work in advancing student achievement. A drawing is held and three honorees receive additional recognition at the School Board Meeting, including a $200 gift card to Pappas Restaurants thanks to an award sponsor. The sponsor for the Super Staffer Awards this month is Kingwood Orthodontics.

Elementary Super Staffers:

Atascocita Springs Elementary – Karen Cravens, Special Ed Interventionist

Bear Branch Elementary – Cathy Newkirk, Paraeducator

Deerwood Elementary – Janine Nerad, 5th Grade Teacher

Fall Creek Elementary – Kelly Griffith, Instructional Technologist

Foster Elementary – Shannon MacNaughton, 4th Grade Teacher

Greentree Elementary – Natalie Wilkes, Elementary Instructional Coach-Math

Hidden Hollow Elementary – Susan Russo, Paraeducator

Humble Elementary – Celeste Alba, Literacy Coach

Jack Fields Elementary – Svet Medina, 4th Grade Teacher

Lakeshore Elementary – Tasha Luce, PE Teacher

Maplebrook Elementary – Lisa Cruz, 1st Grade Teacher

North Belt Elementary – Cara Munn, Interventionist

Oak Forest Elementary – Cheryl Knutsen, Interventionist

Oaks Elementary – Betty Graham, 1st Grade Teacher

Park Lakes Elementary – Amanda Chaffin, Special Ed. Interventionist/PreK Teacher

Pine Forest Elementary – Lisa Hahn, Secretary/Bookkeeper

Ridge Creek Elementary – Hillary Barnes, Music Teacher

River Pines Elementary – Rocio Rodriguez, Teacher

Shadow Forest Elementary – Dedra Buddecke, Literacy ALT

Summerwood Elementary – Tracy Stewart, Science Lab Teacher

Timbers Elementary – Tammy Banks, Speech Pathologist

Willow Creek Elementary – Debby Teter, Instructional Technologist

Woodland Hills Elementary – Erin Monk, 3rd Grade Teacher

Secondary Super Staffers: 

Atascocita Middle School – Stephanie Tompkins, Teacher

Kingwood Middle School – Laura Powell, Science Teacher

Riverwood Middle School – Nancy West, Principal's Secretary

Ross Sterling Middle School – Laketha Cooper, Math Teacher

Atascocita High School – Emily Priesmeyer, Teacher

Kingwood Park High School – Dawn Riggins, Associate Principal’s Secretary

Cambridge School – Anthony Thibedeaux, Paraprofessional

Support Super Staffers 

Child Nutrition Center – Elisha Dunaway, Bookkeeper

Instructional Support Center – Carrie Chandler, Professional Development Office Professional

Maintenance Building – Raymond Elasko, HVAC Mechanic