The Magnolia School District is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Classified and Certificated Employees of the Year. The employees were informed of this award in their classrooms by Dr. Frank Donavan, Magnolia School District Superintendent.

Robert Lopez is the 2015-2016 Classified Employee of the Year. Robert works as a Behavioral Interventionist at Dr. Albert Schweitzer Elementary School. His colleagues nominated Robert Lopez and said, "He works to support our students with the utmost professionalism and compassion for all children."

Jodi Casella is the 2015-2016 Certificated Employee of the Year. She is a Kindergarten Teacher at Dr. Albert Schweitzer Elementary School. Jodi's colleagues said, "Jodi is an amazing teacher who knows exactly where her children should be by June and she supports the children to reach her expectations."

These employees serve as just two examples of the exemplary employees that serve the students of the Magnolia School District. The Board of Trustees will be honoring the Employees of the Year at the May 19, 2016 Board Meeting.