Tarboro, NC – Cleo Evans was recognized as the ECPS Employee of the Month at the February Board of Education Meeting. Evans has served as HOPE Program Coordinator since August of last year.
“We believe Ms. Evans has completely changed the face of the HOPE Program. She has created a welcoming environment for the students of Edgecombe County who need extra support,” states Robert Batts, Tarboro High School Principal. “She creates a sense of community and belonging in the classroom. She is a skilled leader and facilitator. She believes in the power of collaboration. We are fortunate to have her as an advocate for our students.”
“I am very appreciative of our Board of Education, district leadership, the HOPE Staff and the team of teachers and parents across the district who play an invaluable role in the success of the program and our students,” Evans said. “We must remain focused on student success, connected to the parents, and ready to lead in a positive manner. It is with great honor and pride that I receive this recognition and know that this is a shared accomplishment with all stakeholders involved in the success of our students.”