HMS retiree Barb Ellis receives Presidential Award for Excellence

Barb Ellis, recently retired from Harrison Middle School, has been named Maine's 2018 recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

The PAEMST program, administered by the National Science Foundation (NSF) on behalf of the   White House Office of Science and Technology Policy recognizes outstanding teachers for their contributions to the teaching and learning of mathematics and science.

Each awardee will receive a citation signed by President Trump and a $10,000 award from NSF. Awardees will also travel to Washington, DC, for an awards ceremony at a later date.