Congratulations to Newbury Park High School's Jill Magnante, CVUSD's June Teacher of the Month!
Congratulations to Newbury Park High School’s Jill Magnante, CVUSD’s June Teacher of the Month! The Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Conejo Valley Unified School District are pleased to honor Ms. Magnante, who has taught English at NPHS for 5 years and was previously at Sycamore Canyon School for 9 years.
Ms. Magnante works diligently, creating new curriculum ideas and teaching differing student populations. She is an uplifting and positive force on campus, inspiring colleagues to match her continuous efforts to provide students with a top-notch, enriching educational experience. Ms. Magnante teaches and motivates students through her passion for education and student achievement, creating a campus culture of inclusiveness.
She also contributes substantial time working with counselors, administration and parents to support the socio-emotional needs of at-risk students, and those who need a framework to cope with teen peer pressure.
Ms. Magnante is always willing to serve in any capacity needed, voluntarily taking on new assignments, mentoring teachers, facilitating training for school curriculum, and helping students and colleagues through challenging situations.
She has served on campus as the GATE Facilitator, District Ad Hoc Core Literature Committee member, Access and Support Committee member, and Freshman Class Advisor, along with teaching within the DATA Academy and IB Program, sharing her vast knowledge of English Language Arts.
Ms. Magnante is an asset to Newbury Park High School students, parents, staff and colleagues where she serves as a compassionate, vibrant, supportive, innovative and creative educator, with the utmost professionalism.
To celebrate Ms. Magnante’s June Teacher of the Month recognition, members of the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Mark McLaughlin, CVUSD Superintendent, Board of Education Trustees Betsy Connolly, Cindy Goldberg, Bill Gorback, and other member of the community, presented her with a commemorative plaque recognizing her achievement at a special surprise celebration on Wednesday, April 9th.
Congratulations to Jill Magnante as the June 2019 Teacher of the Month--our final Teacher of the month for the 2018-2019 school year!