At the Friday morning Rise and Shine assembly at Smith Elementary, Mrs. Danielle Ardle was introduced as the 2018-19 Teacher of the Year. A career educator, Mrs. Ardle is known for her caring soul, love of children and passion for teaching early learners. "Our school and her students are very lucky to have her," said Smith Principal, Patrick James.
Mrs. Ardle addressed the staff in an email thanking them for their support.
" I love working here at Smith with you all, and feel like we are a family. That is what I love most. I love that we are all here for each other, helping each other, encouraging each other, and striving to be the best we can be. You are only as good as the team you surround yourself with."
Congratulations Mrs. Ardle, we are proud of you!