Burks, Watson tops at St. Pauls Elementary

Staff report

ST. PAULS — Jessica Watson and Vanessa Burks have been chosen as employees of the month for February at St. Pauls Elementary School.

Watson is a fifth-grade teacher who has been at the school for two years.

“Ms. Watson is a delight to have here at St. Pauls Elementary,” her nomination form reads. “She is a great fifth-grade teacher. She has a master’s degree and her students love her. Ms. Watson always has a smile on her face and is a wonderful person to work with. She is a great co-worker and works well with everyone. She wants her students to be successful in life.”

Burks is a teacher assistant with 20 years experience at the school.

Ms. Burks is an excellent teacher assistant,” her nomination form reads. “She is great with the studens and loves her job. She is always willing to do whatever she is asked to do to help her teacher. Ms. Burks always has a smile on her face and is very friendly to everyone she comes in contact with. The students love her. She wants the students to succeed.”

Staff report