FRISCO, Texas — Market Street and Mrs Baird’s Bread® announced the April and May winners of the second annual Teachers On The Rise program. Nominations have poured in from students and families across North Texas explaining the ways their teacher(s) go above-and-beyond the call of duty and why they deserve special recognition.
Congratulations to our winners from April: Katie Phillips of Beverly Elementary (Plano ISD), Raina Duke of Cobb Middle School (Frisco ISD) and Jessica James of Williams High School (Plano ISD).
Congratulations to our winners from May: Jessica Spiel of McCall Elementary (Plano ISD), Steven Cooper of Coppell Middle School West (Coppell ISD) and Matthew Boyle of Coppell High School (Coppell ISD).
“We want to congratulate all of our teachers and students who were a part of this last round of winners,” said Nancy Sharp, corporate engagement director for The United Family. “There are so many teachers who are deserving of recognition in our communities. We can’t wait to celebrate our Teachers on the Rise even more at the end-of-year banquet!”
“We had a tremendous school year hearing about many amazing educators across North Texas,” said Shane Sumrow, director of Teachers On The Rise. “All of our 27 winning teachers this year demonstrated a passion for teaching and the drive to do whatever it takes to provide a quality education for our children. We look forward to honoring them one more time at our upcoming year-end banquet.”
Winning teachers receive a $100 Market Street gift card, $100 American Express gift card and a gift basket full of Mrs Baird’s goodies. The students who nominate a winning teacher also receive a $50 American Express gift card.
To nominate a teacher from your school, visit www.NorthTexasTOTR.com. Follow the Teachers On The Rise Program throughout the school year, including the latest monthly winners on their social media pages:
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About The United Family®
In its 107th year of operation, United Supermarkets, LLC – d.b.a. The United Family® – is a Texas-based grocery chain with stores in 54 communities in Texas and New Mexico. A self-distributing company with headquarters and distribution centers in Lubbock, The United Family currently operates 96 stores under five unique banners: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos, Albertsons Market and United Express, along with ancillary operations R.C. Taylor Distributing, USM Manufacturing, United Food and Beverage Services and Llano Logistics. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Albertsons Companies, Inc For more information, please visit www.theunitedfamily.com.