• The Efforts of Teachers and Students Are Celebrated!

     
    Powell GT Awards
     
    • 2015-16: MSA School of Distinction
    • 2015-16: AHA Brains & Bodies Bronze Award
    • 2015-16: Powell Teacher of the Year - Shari Burgdorf
    • 2015-16: Powell Teacher Assistant of the Year - Deb Chapman
    • 2014-15: MSA School of Distinction
    • 2014-15: Outstanding Mathematics Teacher of the Year - Justin Kram
    • 2014-15: Powell Teacher of the Year - Toni Bullock
    • 2014-15: Powell Teacher Assistant of the Year - Dawn Thompson
    • 2013-14: MSA School of Excellence
    • 2013-14: Powell Teacher of the Year - Justin Kram
    • 2013-14: Powell Teacher Assistants of the Year - Kathy Crist & Laurette Gibson
    • 2013-14: Siemens We Can Change the World, National Semifinalist 
    • 2013-14: Science Olympiad, 2nd place overall winner
    • 2013-14: WCPSS Teacher of the Year, Semifinalist (Top 26)
    • 2013-14: Community Food Lab published Case Study, Powell Gardens 
    • 2012-13: Margaret Peterson Haddix Author Award Visit
    • 2012-13: WCPSS Teacher of the Year, Semifinalist (Top 20) 
    • 2012-13: WCPSS First Year Teacher of the Year, Finalist
    • 2012-13: National Wildlife Federation awards students 100 trees to plant around school grounds and neighborhood 
    • 2013-14, 2011-12 and 2010-2011: Pieces of Gold Theatre and Orchestra Performances
    • 2011-12: Concert/Clinic with grammy winning composer, arranger and violinist, Marc O'Connor
    • 2010-2011: Powell Counselor received "Site Coordinator of the Year" Award
    • 2010-2011: "Neighborhood Recognition 2011" award from the Raleigh Citizens Advisory Council.
"The arts don't exist in isolation."
- David Byrne