Catherine Walther has been an incredible presence in the Manzanita Elementary School District for the last 29 years. Over the course of her successful career, she has positively and lovingly touched the lives of the children and families she has served. Catherine is an incredible teacher who inspires every child who walks through her door. She thinks outside the box and finds a way to reach every learner, no matter what it takes. All students thrive under her guidance, support and patient, loving supervision. It is a joy to walk into her classroom and see her students completely engaged and the joy of learning reflected in their faces.
Kassidy Fox, Lassen View Elementary School; Timm Scott, Ophir Elementary School