Congratulations to Ms. Michelle McKelvy, an English teacher at District 7’s Ballard High School, for receiving a 2017 Excellence in Classroom and Educational Leadership (ExCEL) Award!

The purpose of the LG&E KU/WHAS-11 ExCEL Award is to recognize and reward those public school teachers who exemplify teaching excellence using innovation, excitement, and enthusiasm in their teaching methodology; who maintain meaningful personal relationships with students, parents, colleagues, and community members; who are role models of professionalism and citizenry; and who are personally committed to continued professional development and enhancement.

As an ExCEL Award winner, Ms. McKelvy will also receive a $1,000 instructional grant. To learn more about Ms. McKelvy click here or watch the video below.

Congratulations again, Ms. McKelvy!