BRHS teacher, Kristin Bumgardner has been selected Teacher of the Year by Magnet Schools of America for Region 5, which is compromised of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. She will continue on as a finalist for National Teacher of the Year. Ms. Bumgardner teaches AP Human Geography and AP Art History.
The Magnet Teacher of the Year (TOY) Award annually recognizes an outstanding, dedicated full-time teacher who exemplifies excellence in academic achievement and executes innovative programs that promote equity and diversity for students in magnet schools.
AND… BRHS has been named a National Magnet School of Excellence, for the second year in a row, by Magnet Schools of America.
Magnet School of Excellence Awards are given to only a select group of magnet schools that have demonstrated the highest level of excellence in all facets of the merit award application.
Congratulations to Ms. Bumgardner and Baton Rouge High School. A job well done!