Teacher of the Year: Leatham Forrester, 8th Grade Math
Leatham Forrester attended Millsaps College in Jackson, MS for her undergraduate degree and started her graduate studies at Georgia State University. She has been at Carver for nine years and Foothills for over a year teaching math. In addition to teaching, she is the gifted chair at CMS and an Instructional Coach at Foothills. She believes that teachers are lighthouses for their students and it is the duty of a teacher to guide students through their education, and in many instances, be the calm in their storm.
Support Person of the Year: Ms. Shelia Young, Custodial Personnel
Sheila Young has been a custodian for Walton County School District for 3 years. Prior to her job as a custodian, she worked as a food service assistant. She brings joy to the students and staff of CMS everyday with her warm smile and caring heart. She goes above and beyond for the cleanliness of our school and the students and staff's needs. CMS is grateful to have her as a part of the CMS family!