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First honored at her school in April this year (see story below), Alvern A. McCoy was again honored by her school, the C. W. Saywer Primary School, as the Teacher of the year for 2017-2018, on Friday, November 23, 2017. Pastor Leonard Johnson, president of the Atlantic Caribbean Union was guest speaker for the event. Read article below. The photo below was taken by her brother, Philip Humes, after the special assembly in her honor. Standing with her in the photo is her husband, Michael McCoy and Pastor Leonard Johnson.
[April 4, 2017] Alvern A. McCoy, a teacher at the C. W. Sawyer, Primary Public School, Nassau, was selected as the "Teacher of the Year" for that school for the years 2017-2018. She is a member of the Grant's Town Seventh-day Adventist Church, Wellington Street, Nassau, where her husband, Michael McCoy, serves as first elder.
With over 17 years of teaching and mentoring experience, she has taught third grade for about 3 years and presently teaches first grade. She serves on the following school committees: Parent Month, Professional Development/Literacy Improvement, Decoration, Social and Safety Committees. She also functions as a Junior Achievement Instructor (J.A.), Captain for Gibson House, Grade 3 GLAT Marker, Member of District Math Exam Writing Team, Self -Authored 1st IDU (Interdisciplinary Unit Workbook -Grade 1), and currently serves as Team Leader of Grade 1 from 2015. She has been teaching at C.W. Sawyer since 1998.
Finding love, she married Michael McCoy on July 14, 2002. They are the proud parents of two energetic loving children: Amal 13, and Mikali 9.
See photos below when Mrs. McCoy received her award.
BELOW: Standing with the Govenor General Dame Marguerite Pindling
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