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Parkway selects 2021 Albert Award winners

Make a Difference logo 4/7/2021 -- Each year, the Albert Award is presented by the Parkway Alumni Association (PAA) to three exceptional first through fifth-year Parkway teachers – one each at the elementary, middle and high school level. The award recognizes new teachers for the energy and enthusiasm that they bring to their students, as well as the creative and innovative practices they use in their classrooms.

The honorees are:

Drew Meininger
McKelvey Elementary
3rd-grade teacher

Lexi Hummert
Southwest Middle
English Language Arts, grade 7

Joe Milliano
West High
AP Physics 1 & 2

Watch a video of Albert Award winners here.

The Albert Award is named in honor of the late Al Burr, a teacher, coach and long-distinguished principal in Parkway. The Albert Award is sponsored by the Parkway Alumni Association and funded by its Educators Make A Difference Fund. Albert Award winners each receive $1,000 from the PAA.

Congratulations to all of the 2021 Albert Award nominees.