Columbia Elementary School Literacy Assistant Amanda Velarde was recently recognized as an outstanding educator by KSL-TV’s ‘High Five’ team. Ms. Amanda, as she is called around the school, is known for her dedication in helping students become strong, proficient readers. She says she does it because when students grasp what they are learning, it brightens her life.
Thank you, Ms. Amanda, for your selfless dedications to the students at Columbia Elementary. This award is well deserved.