WMS Announces Teacher of the Year

A male teacher wearing a green shirt while smiling.Congratulations to Mr. Mark Hawkins for being named Wallace Middle School Teacher of the Year!  Mr. Hawkins is a very hard-working and dedicated Agriscience teacher.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree from North Carolina State University where he majored in Agricultural Education and minored in Agricultural and Environmental Technology.

Mr. Hawkins taught for half of a year in North Carolina at Clyde A. Erwin High School before joining the Wallace family seven years ago.  He is a big believer in the part of the FFA motto that states, “Learning to Do, Doing to Learn”.  Mr. Hawkins enjoys seeing students moving and motivated, and he is always adding new projects to his curriculum which allow students even more opportunities to work with their hands.  It is Mr. Hawkins mission to make the Agriscience program at Wallace Middle School better each year.

Contact Person: 
Deborah Hughes