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Governor's Educator of the Year Program Program



Shawn Rhinesmith

Shawn Rhinesmith School/District: Marshall Hill Elementary School - West Milford Township School District

Grade Level: 2nd

Teaches: Elementary

Shawn Rhinesmith holds a Master's degree in the Art of Teaching. She has taught grades K-2 for the past nineteen years in the very same elementary school she attended as a child. She takes pride in the entire school community and acts as a teacher leader at both the school and district level. Shawn's greatest accomplishment in the school setting is the creation of a 1,200 square foot garden on school grounds which acts as an outdoor classroom to the students and staff of Marshall Hill School.