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West High technology, engineering teacher named 'Teacher of the Year' by West Newsmagazine

5/11/2021 -- West High's technology and engineering teacher Chris Donaldson was recently named West Newsmagazine’s Teacher of the Year. Donaldson was surprised during a virtual staff meeting on April 26 when Dr. Jeremy Mitchell, West High’s principal, announced the honor.  

Donaldson told West Newsmagazine, “I am so surprised and honored to receive the West Newsmagazine Teacher of the Year Award. What a way to start this week and celebrate efforts throughout this school year!” 

He received a prize basket that included an iPad, gift certificates to local businesses, an award certificate and copies of his nomination letters.

A classroom teacher for 14 years, Donaldson has spent the last four years at West High teaching technology and engineering. In the classroom, he draws on about 10 years of industry experience in developing training, managing information systems and facilitating custom solutions.

Click here to read the story in West Newsmagazine.