• We have such talented teachers at Penny Road! Here are a few of the accomplishments our teachers have achieved:

    • In January 2016, Kindergarten teacher, April Beddingfield, recieved the Wake County Public School Employee Excellence Award.
    • Christine Martin and the Wellness Commitee, 2015 and 2016 AHA Brains and Bodies Gold Award Winners.
    • Renee Pucket, a Kindergarten teacher, was a Scholastic National Teacher Advisor for the 2013-2014 school year as well as 2014-2015. She writes blogs, lesson plans, teacher guides and book reviews. She has also been published in the monthly Scholastic Reading Club catalog.
    • Mrs. LeRoy, 5th grade teacher, won a $1600 grant from Wake Education Partnership for enhancements to the 5th grade math and science program.
    • Penny Road had the highest academic growth scores from EOGs in the Southwest Area for the 2012-2013 school year.
    • We took 1st Place in the Elementary Schools division of the 2012 Students Against Hunger food drive, sponsored by the NC Food Bank
    • The Edible Gardens volunteers won a $2,000 Whole Foods grant in 2012
    • Our Bluebird webcam was the subject of a September 2012 article in National Wildlife Magazine
    • Our school was represented at the state level of competition in the 2011-2012 Reflections national PTA art contest.
    • One of our 2010 Odyssey of the Mind teams went to the World Championship in Baltimore