FWCS Teacher of the Year School Winners

Record Number: 19389
Displayed from: May 11, 2022 , until: Jul 11, 2022

Teacher Name


Elementary Schools

Chanel Coleman

Abbett Elementary

Earleondra (Lucretia) Lindsey

Adams Elementary

Julie Hille

Arlington Elementary

Anna Zulkowski, Finalist

Bloomingdale Elementary

Jessica Farlow

Brentwood Elementary

Stephanie Bellinger

Bunche Montessori ECC

Nanette Bull

Croninger Elementary

Elaine Albor

Fairfield Elementary

Emily Schweitzer

Forest Park Elementary

Lacey Metzger

Franke Park Elementary

Christine West

Glenwood Park Elementary

Sheila Roper

Haley Elementary

Jordan Lawson

Harris Elementary

Rashelle Lofgren, Finalist

Harrison Hill Elementary

Leslie Stahl

Holland Elementary

Marketa Campbell

Indian Village Elementary

Lindsey Baker, Finalist

Irwin Elementary

Amy Warren

Levan Scott Academy

Whitley Starnes

Lincoln Elementary

Paige Shlater

Lindley Elementary

Aaron Eastom, Finalist

Maplewood Elementary

Kara Murphy

Northcrest Elementary School

Jackie LaSuer

Price Elementary

Kim Craig

Shambaugh Elementary

Emily Walters

South Wayne Elementary

Robin Amin

St. Joe Central Elementary

Amanda Augustyniak

Study Elementary

Diana Crisler

Towles Intermediate

Amy Minnich

Washington Elementary

Lynne Haupt

Washington Center Elementary

Samantha Erick

Waynedale Elementary

Caroline Rosado, FWCS Elementary Teacher of the Year

Weisser Park Elementary

Angie Kindler

Whitney Young ECC



Teacher Name


Middle Schools

Spencer Folkerts

Blackhawk Middle School

Eva Trout

Jefferson Middle School

Karen Kuklo

Kekionga Middle School

Christina Ragukonis

Lakeside Middle School

Colleen Phillips, Finalist

Lane Middle School

Thor Whitlock

Memorial Park Middle School

Rebecca Anderson

Miami Middle School

Jennifer Andrews

Northwood Middle School

Nicole Stull

Portage Middle School

Dawn Brunton

Shawnee Middle School



Teacher Name


High Schools

Amy Selman

Fort Wayne Virtual Academy

Kimberly Swain

FWCS Career Academy

Matthew Mertes, Finalist

North Side High School

Thomas Maupin, FWCS Secondary Teacher of the Year

Northrop High School

Gregory Shade

Snider High School

Denise Oaks, Finalist

South Side High School

Eric Toy

New Tech Academy at Wayne

Angela Tarr

Wayne High School

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.