May 8, 2017
Visual Arts Teacher
Oxford High School
“Among the educators within the Oxford School District, it is quite humbling to receive this honor and to be chosen by my fellow colleagues. Thank you! Gratitude should go to God for my wonderful students, who I love and who allow me to work with them every day.”
The Oxford School District is proud to recognize Oxford High School teacher Ebony Johnson as our Employee of the Week. Mrs. Johnson helps make our district a great place to work and learn.
Here’s what Oxford High School has to say about Mrs. Johnson:
“Her promotion of student art work in the community is so important. She allows students to work on weekends with her without compensation for her extra time. She is a true educator that invests in the passions and interests of her students.”
“Ebony works tirelessly for the students. She is unparalleled in her devotion to her job and the students at Oxford High School.”
“Very hard worker. Spends a tremendous amount of time after hours mentoring her students and working with the track team.”
“Ebony always goes above and beyond for her students, her colleagues, and her school!”
“Ebony is such an inspiration to her colleagues as well as OHS students. She is always giving her time to assist students in achieving their goals and holding them to high standards.”
“Ms. Johnson goes above and beyond in everything she does. She has created a new level of exceptional artists because of her creative approach and unwavering dedication to building community partnerships and local support for her students. I am so proud of her for giving her free time on the weekends to offer students a chance to paint, draw, and imagine with a qualified mentor by their side. She extends opportunities to students who would otherwise not envision themselves as artists. They make beauty accessible to all of us because of her teaching. She sincerely deserves this award. Thank you for considering her!”
“Ebony is a relentless worker and believes in pushing her students.”
“Mrs. Johnson goes above and beyond to motivate her students and let them know how much she cares.”
“Ebony Johnson not only is an amazing art teacher but also is invested in our students’ success in all their classes. I cannot believe the art work she has gotten out of our talented students! It’s really incredible!”
Congratulations, Mrs. Johnson! You’re a great representative of the #ChargerNation.