Fort Mill’s top educators – teachers and support staff – honored by school district

FORT MILLEditor’s note: The following information was released by the Fort Mill School District: The Fort Mill School District is delighted to announce its 2019 Teachers and Support Staff of the Year.

Winners were nominated and voted upon by their peers at each school and facility location. These individuals will continue to play a key communications role throughout the 2019-2020 school year by serving on the district’s Teacher and Classified Liaison Committees.

Individual head shot photos of the fort Mill School District Teachers of the Year.

The next step in the district’s Teacher of the Year process is to select five honor roll finalists, which will be named later this school year. The district’s 2019 Teacher and Support Staff of the Year winners will be announced in September.

More than $4M saved

On Feb. 6, the Fort Mill School District held a General Obligation Refunding Bond Sale to obtain lower interest rates on current bonds. This sale is similar to refinancing a loan. The sale resulted in a net interest savings of $4,480,209 over the life of the issue and will positively impact taxpayers in the future.

According to a news release, “The district has continued their commitment to being good stewards of taxpayer funds through these actions, which are designed to lessen the burden on the community whenever possible.”