Teacher of the Year Winners - 2018 | Inter-State Studio

Congratulations to our 2018 Teacher of the Year!

Teacher of the Year

Michelle Hoy

Library Pre-K – 12th

Renovo Elementary School


For the past 2 years, Michelle has started /coordinated a weekly food backpack program in our school, once a month holds a “Fresh Express” for community to come and get free fresh produce along with drinks and boxed food, she fed students at 3 local parks lunch each weekday over the summer.

Peer Division Winner

Tanya Johnson

4th Grade 

Spanish 7th & 8th Grade

Mrs. Johnson goes above her duties by assisting the families of our refugee students. She gets them food & clothes, shows the parents how to use appliances, and teaches the kids English after school. She helps their older & younger siblings as well. These many students thrive because of her.

Student Division Winner

Bradley Schliem

Driver’s Education

Warren Sr. High School

Mr. Schliem is a beacon of light in the darkness that is the education system. With his sharp wits and sarcasm keeping you on your toes, he covers the basics of common sense along with drivers’ education. He spends multiple hours after school helping students get in driving hours.