CHAMP=Celebrating Heroes and
    Magnificent People

    Please nominate a deserving student or staff member and tell why they are making a difference as a CHCCS CHAMPion! Honorees receive a CHAMPion backpack, t-shirt, face mask water bottle, stress ball and a personal note from Superintendent Nyah Hamlett.  To nominate someone, please use this link.

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Previous CHAMPions for 2020-2021

  • Ron Mitchell, IT Technician, East Chapel Hill High; Men's LAX Coach, Carrboro High

    Posted by CHCCS on 5/28/2021

    Ron Mitchell

    Nominated by: Nicole Bratten, parent

    "Last spring, Ron Mitchell, former CHCCS parent and Men's LAX coach, attended a CHS Men's LAX game as a spectator and recognized the team's need for a strong leader as head coach of Men's LAX at CHS . . . . Ron consistently focuses on the importance of character in sport and recognizes athletes for contributions such as leadership on and off the field, selfless play and willingness to learn new skills and positions."

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  • Pam McCann, Principal, Estes Hills Elementary

    Posted by CHCCS on 5/28/2021

    Pam McCann

    Nominated by: Rebecca Atkins, parent

    "Ms. McCann is the glue that holds together Estes Hills. I appreciate her communication, leadership and positive attitude during this difficult year."

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  • Tatyana Davis, Data Manager, Culbreth Middle

    Posted by CHCCS on 5/28/2021

    Tatyana Davis

    Nominated by: Trever Ritch, parent

    "Kind, helpful, taking initiative, accomplishing great things that make a difference."

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  • Alex Linares, Instructional Technology Facilitator (ITF), FPG Bilingüe Elementary

    Posted by CHCCS on 5/28/2021

    Alex Linares

    Nominated by: Kat Rangel, assistant principal

    "Mr. Alex has been instrumental in the success of FPGB during remote learning. He even used a drone camera to make a video of our new playground! He is very engaging with families and has spent a lot of time helping parents understand the devices we sent home with students."

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  • Tom Stafa, English Teacher, Chapel Hill High

    Posted by CHCCS on 5/14/2021

    Tom Stanfa

    Nominated by: Mackenzie Casey, parent
    "During the time of the pandemic he has found a way to balance teaching his students while being understanding the struggles that they are going through. He has created assignments that allow for flexibility that the students seem to enjoy."

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  • Matt Cone, Social Studies Teacher, Carrboro High

    Posted by CHCCS on 5/14/2021

    Matt Cone

    Nominated by: Nicole Bratten, parent
    "Mr. Cone is an exceptional educator who consistently challenges his students to think about issues affecting our world.  He adapts his curriculum each semester according to what issues are top of mind and stretches students to make connections in their daily lives to what is going on in the country and often in the world."

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  • Aisha Howard, Principal, McDougle Elementary

    Posted by CHCCS on 5/13/2021

    Aisha Howard (left)

    Nominated by: Laura Beghein, parent
    "The response from Mrs. Howard as a newcomer to the district and state, has been incredible. She is quick to respond and always willing to go the extra mile to take care of her students."

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