Board recognizes 2015-16 Teachers of the Year

Polk County Schools' 2015-16 Teachers of the Year, from left: Chip Cash (Sunny View), Lyla Johnson (Polk Central), Lynn Lance (Tryon Elementary), Pam Arrowood (Polk High and District), Elisa Flynn (Polk Middle) and Brandi Drake (Saluda).

The Polk County Board of Education recognized Polk County Schools Teachers of the Year for 2015-16 at the board’s regular monthly meeting on Monday.

Led by Pam Arrowood, the county’s teacher of the year, those recognized included:

Polk Central: Lyla Johnson
Polk County High: Pam Arrowood
Polk County Middle: Elisa Flynn
Saluda Elementary: Brandi Drake
Sunny View: Chip Cash
Tryon Elementary: Lynn Lance