Becky Zebold, fifth-grade teacher at Carmel Del Mar, is a model teacher. She exhibits all of the skills and capacities that are indicative of excellence in the classroom while practicing habits of success outside of the classroom. She enhances the lives of the students whom she teaches, the parent community of her classes, and her colleagues. Becky's core interests can be summarized simply: she cares profoundly for her students as learners and citizens. Becky is admired and respected by colleagues, parents and students. We are proud to have Becky as our Teacher of the Year!
Marianne, Health Tech at CDM, is an exemplary and positive member of our front office team. She is extrememly willing to take on any task and is always kind and patient with students and parents. Marianne is unflappable in the Health Office and is always able to maintain calm and focus during emergency situations. Her work habits and judgments are first-rate. She is both diligent and dedicated in caring for our students and their families. We love Marianne! She is one of the reasons that CDM is called the school with a heart.