Fishburn Park has a Super Teacher
Posted on 05/01/2017
Ms. Hitchens holding a ceremonial check for $2,000Roanoke City Public Schools is two for two.  For the second consecutive year, a RCPS teacher has won the Virginia Lottery Super Teacher Award.  This year's recipient is Jean Hitchins, a special education teacher at Fishburn Park Elementary.

Lottery officials made the announcement during a surprise assembly at school.  Ms. Hitchins received a $2,000 check from the Virginia Lottery and $2,000 classroom credit from The Supply Room Companies.  Ms. Hitchins was nominated by parent Augusta Vance.  She has taught at Fishburn Park for 13 years.

The Lottery received more than 1,000 nominations from across Virginia.  There are 8 winners state-wide. 

Virginia Lottery Director Paula OttoSuper Teacher Award BannerMs. Hitchens smiling while holding a bouqet of flowers.Ms. Hitchens receiving a $2,000 ceremonial check

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