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Teacher of the Year


On October 29, 2021, Meaux Elementary Principal Dawn Amy, announced that Christina Russo, a 5th-grade teacher at Meaux Elementary was named the school’s 2022-2023 Teacher of the Year!

Ms. Russo is a 1996 North Vermilion graduate, who also graduated from UL in 2000, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Life Sciences. In 2005, she received her certification to teach at the elementary school level.

From 2005 until 2007, she was a 3rd grade teacher at Christian Life Academy in Baton Rouge and from 2007-2014. She taught 1st, 3rd, and 5th grade students in Vermilion Parish. In 2014, she transferred to Meaux Elementary and began teaching Science and Social Studies.

Congrats Ms. Russo!