• December 17, 2021

    Congratulations to our Tuscaloosa County School System teachers selected as this year's recipients of the Nick’s Kids Foundation Teacher Excellence Awards! The award recipients were chosen for their dedication and the work they do in and out of the classroom, to help students reach their potential.

    Award recipents and their guests were honored with a luncheon at the Tuscaloosa River Market. Coach Nick Saban spoke to the group, and Mrs. Terry Saban presented awards to the recipients.

    Nick’s Kids Foundation provides support to organizations promoting children, family, teacher, and student-related causes. It is the official charitable organization of Nick and Terry Saban.  

    2021 Nick's Kids Teacher Excellence Award Recipients from the Tuscaloosa County School System

    Big Sandy Elementary: Tammy Balakitsis

    Brookwood Elementary: Brandy Sumrall

    Brookwood Middle: Neena Palmer

    Buhl Elementary: Julie Morris

    Collins-Riverside Intermediate: Lakida Hill

    Cottondale Elementary: Alana Turner

    Crestmont Elementary: Blair Hoyt

    Davis-Emerson Middle: Kenyatta Johnson

    Duncanville Middle: Megan Guy

    Echols Middle: Robert Shelton

    Englewood Elementary: Kimberly McCrory

    Faucett-Vestavia Elementary: Ashley Rogers

    Flatwoods Elementary: Karen Daggert

    Hillcrest Middle: Major Haley

    Holt Elementary: Julia Blazer

    Huntington Place Elementary: Theresa Jones

    Lake View Elementary: Lauren Nielsen

    Matthews Elementary: Jacquelyn Cochran

    Maxwell Elementary: Tiffany Denson

    Myrtlewood Elementary: Lori Whatley

    Northport Elementary: Tara James

    Northport Intermediate: Amy Davis

    Northside Middle: Erin Billings

    Sipsey Valley Middle: Stefanie Parker

    Taylorville Primary: Elizabeth Holmes

    Vance Elementary: Savannah King

    Walker Elementary: Samantha Harbin

    Westwood: Elementary: Kristy Stephens