Courtney Worthen Named 2017 Bryant Teacher of the Year


Courtney Worthen, fourth-grade teacher at Springhill Elementary, was selected from eleven of the Bryant School District's most outstanding educators to be the 2017 District Teacher of the Year.


The Bryant School District would also like to congratulate the other Teacher of the Year nominees, selected from each individual school. They include:


Bryant Elementary School: Kari Henard

Collegeville Elementary School: Ashley Poe

Davis Elementary School: Christy Frost

Hurricane Creek Elementary School: Dawn Brasuell

Hill Farm Elementary School: Stacey Balisterri

Salem Elementary School: Nicole Aguilera

Bethel Middle School: Samantha Cobalt

Bryant Middle School: Sharon Wieser

Freshman Academy: Frank Fisher

Bryant High School: Brenda Qualls


Mrs. Worthen has been a professional educator for the past 16 years, with an emphasis on math, science and social studies. She has been with Bryant since 2007.


Mrs. Worthen will represent the Bryant School District in the 2018 Arkansas Teacher of the Year competition.