West Cary is proud to announce that Ms Mia Small has been selected by the West Cary Staff as the West Cary Teacher of the Year. Ms Small was selected by her peers because of her continuous dedication to the teaching profession and especially to her commitment to empowering her students to excel academically.
Ms Small is an incredible teacher who has invested in her students, and they in turn have invested in her. She is knowledgeable in her subject area and truly cares about her students...a winning combination. She is one of the most positive teachers West Cary has on campus. She is constantly building the students up to be successful, both inside and outside of the classroom. Ms Small's ability to maintain the highest standards for her students, with the expectation they will reach them, exudes through her classroom procedures. With the recital of their daily mantra, students know they are equipped to to be successful. They are ready to achieve greatness!
Ms Small also motivates her colleagues. Her words of encouragement go a long way. She provides a nurturing mentoring spirit to many of her peers.
Ms Small will participate in the WCPSS Teacher of the Year selection process where outstanding teachers from across Wake County are recognized for their efforts to ensuring student growth.