Five Shakopee Teachers Are Candidates for Education Minnesota's Teacher of the Year

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Five Shakopee Public Schools teachers are among the 114 candidates for the Minnesota Teacher of the Year Award for 2016. The names were released by Education Minnesota on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 (press release). 

The five Shakopee candidates are:

  • Kelly Bahrke, Eagle Creek Elementary
  • Sara Connell, Sun Path Elementary
  • Sarah Hartman, Jackson Elementary
  • Megan Henke, Jackson Elementary
  • Kristen Wilking, Red Oak Elementary

A panel of 25 judges will review the nominees and narrow the field to semifinalists and then finalists before announcing a winner on May 15.