Ms. Amanda P. Hammersla, Chevy Chase Elementary School
Amanda Hammersla is a fourth grade teacher at Chevy Chase Elementary School and is currently in her third year teaching.
The Montgomery County Public Schools Rising Star Teacher Award honors a full-time Pre-kindergarten/Head Start through Grade 12 teacher who is in their first, second or third year of teaching. The Rising Star award winner is a teacher who demonstrates a passion for the success of all students, creatively engages students in learning and contributes to a strong, positive partnership among students, staff, parents and the community. The winner will be recognized at a celebration in the spring and will receive a monetary award.