Mary Ellen Woods

Holley Navarre Primary STEAM program receives $2,500 in grants

Holley Navarre Primary STEAM program receives $2,500 in grants

Four teachers at Holley Navarre Primary received a $2,500 surprise Monday, Nov. 7 in the form of two grants for a weather education program. The teachers were presented with a $2,000 check from the Voya Unsung Heroes Program. Voya is a retirement income planning company. The program hands out 100 scholarships to educators across the […]

18 teachers win ACCELerator grants

18 teachers win ACCELerator grants

Eighteen teachers from Santa Rosa County schools have been named ACCELerator Grant Program award winners, nearly double the total from a year ago when only 10 received grants. “It’s exciting that we had so many chosen this year from one county,” said Jeffery Baugus, the math and science coordinator for the Santa Rosa County School […]

Holley Navarre Primary School Teacher of the Year

Holley Navarre Primary School Teacher of the Year

For Holley Navarre Primary School Teacher of the Year Mary Ellen Woods, her love of working with children is what prompted her to pursue a lifelong dedication to nurturing growing minds. The kindergarten teacher has been at HNPS for nine years and has been teaching for 16 years. “I have always enjoyed being around children,” […]