Superintendent’s Blog: Napleton’s Teacher of the Year – USD116

Tonight (Wednesday, May 10) marked the “First Annual” Napleton’s Teacher of the Year Celebration.  Napleton’s Auto Park of Urbana sponsored the award and the reception.  Three teachers (one elementary; one middle school; one high school) from USD116 and CUSD4 were chosen based on nominations submitted by students.

The three teachers from Urbana School District #116 who received the award for this inaugural year are:

  • Lorna Mesri, Yankee Ridge (pictured on the right)
  • Ashley Gentner, Urbana Middle School (left)
  • Becky Park, Urbana High School (center)


A big Tiger Paw of Congratulations to the winners and all the nominees!