Cindy Wood

Position: Second Grade Teacher School: Midway Elementary School School District: Jefferson County SD #251 City, State: Menan, Idaho About the Nominee: Cindy Wood was nominated by her principal, Gary Comstock. Cindy Wood creates a classroom environment where serious learning can occur. She does this by showing true concern for her students, creating interesting lessons and […]


Elizabeth Page

Position: Life Skills / Special Education TeacherSchool: Midway Elementary SchoolSchool District: Jefferson Joint School District #251City, State: Menan, IdahoAbout the Nominee: Elizabeth Page excels at teaching and believes it was her calling. Her classes are well-organized and her patience with students creates a soothing and respectful atmosphere. She always remains positive. Her enthusiasm for her […]


Jay Derting

Position: Mathematics Grade 7-12School: Genesee Joint Schools #282School District: Genesee Joint School District #282City, State: Genesee, IdahoAbout the Nominee: Genesee Joint School District is a small rural district with 135 students in grades 7-12. During the summer of 2014, Genesee School District had a high school student involved in a farming accident. The student was […]