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The Cumberland School Board recognizes staff members at each meeting. At the March 13, 2017, meeting the School Board introduced Mrs. Mary Larson, who is the English Language Learner (ELL) teacher. While this is her first year at Cumberland County Public Schools, she has been a teacher for over seven years. Teaching was a second career for Mrs. Lawson, who spent twenty years in the business world before pursuing her lifelong dream of becoming a teacher. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University, an MBA from Amberton University, and a Master’s degree from Western Michigan University.
Each month, the Cumberland School Board recognizes students of the month. The following students were recognized at the meeting held on Monday, March 13, 2017: Jakayla Minter, fourth grader, daughter of Jeffery Minter and Salina Mayo; Kwmaine Ayers, seventh grader, son of Samuel Davis and Juanita Ayers; and Tayanna Bradley, eleventh grader, granddaughter of Mrs. Alice Jefferson and niece of Ms. Lavonda Henderson..
Students of the Month recognized at the February meeting of the Cumberland School Board include the following: Jakayla Minter from Cumberland Elementary School, Kwmaine Ayers from Cumberland Middle School, and Tayanna Bradley from Cumberland High School were recognized as Students of the Month by the Cumberland School Board.