B.B. Owen Student and Teacher recognized by The Colony Chamber.
October Student of the Month Peyton Nisonger, B.B. Owen Elementary 5th-Grader, was named Thy Colony Chamber/DATCU October Student of the Month. Peyton consistently displays her school’s PRIDE goals: Positive Attitude, Responsibility and Respect, Integrity, Dedication and Effort. She comes to school each day with a smile that is contagious and a positive “can-do” attitude. She is dedicated to doing well in school and always tries her best. She is hard-working, caring, and is always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone she is around.
October Teacher of the Month B.B. Owen Elementary Fourth-Grade Teacher Laurie Hyman was named The Colony Chamber/DATCU October Teacher of the Month. Mrs. has taught at B.B. Owen for the past 23 years. She lives in The Colony and graduated from The Colony High School. Mrs. Hyman develops a great rapport with her students and families. She currently serves as the campus mentor for new teachers. She is a true champion for The Colony and is always promoting the great things going on in the community. Over the years, she has led all of the campus canned food drives and the Socks of Love Drive, which benefits area nursing homes. Her student Lyla said, “Mrs. Hyman is really nice and always helps us if we need it.” Another one of her students Miguel added, “I like how nice and calm she is. My favorite thing about her is how well she explains things.”