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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 13, 2023
Sacramento, CA—The Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) has officially announced the names of the Sacramento County Classified School Employees of the Year for 2023. The competition, which is open to school district and SCOE staff, is designed to acknowledge and promote the efforts of outstanding classified (non-certificated, non-management) employees across the county.
2023 County Classified Employees of the Year
- Troygah Ahmach, Twin Rivers Unified School District
Clerical and Administrative Services Category
- Kerry Wedel, Folsom Cordova Unified School District
Custodial and Maintenance Services Category
- Antoinette Tanksley, Twin Rivers Unified School District
Food and Nutrition Services Category
- Amber Dimas, Folsom Cordova Unified School District
Health and Student Services Category
- Rachel Dennis, Sacramento County Office of Education
Paraprofessional Services Category
- Terry Douglas, Folsom Cordova Unified School District
Security Services Category
- Daniel Ericksen, Folsom Cordova Unified School District
Transportation Services Category
The winner in each category will now move on to represent Sacramento County in the California Classified School Employees of the Year competition. Results will be announced in May.
About the Sacramento County Office of Education
The Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE), plays a leadership role in the delivery of quality education to the students in Sacramento County, which is home to the California state capital comprising 1.4 million residents and seven cities. SCOE directly educates more than 30,000 children and adults each year—including thousands of district teachers who attend training sessions and workshops. It provides support services to more than 247,000 students in 13 school districts, four of which are some of the state’s largest. SCOE provides technical assistance, curriculum and instructional support, staff development, legal and financial advice, and oversight to Sacramento County school districts. Its programs and services are available to schools, districts, and other county offices of education across the region.
Considered a leader of the Capital Service Region—a 10-county area consisting of Alpine, Colusa, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba Counties—SCOE is one of 58 county offices of education in California. Approximately 650 regular and more than 950 temporary and substitute SCOE staff work year-round providing services which complement and supplement those offered by public school districts in Sacramento County.
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