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Friday, Oct 31, 2014

Driven by success: Educator gets limo ride to work


Julia Sarmiento doesn’t normally take a limo to work at Shields Middle School in Ruskin, but then again she isn’t named Hillsborough County School District’s Ida S. Baker Diversity Educator of the Year every day either.

The dropout prevention specialist at the school received the honor last week, and as part of her award she got a limo ride to work Wednesday.

Teacher of the year Patrick Boyko of Jefferson High, and instructional support employee of the year Amy Peters of the Willis Peters ESE Center, will ride limos to school Thursday and Friday..

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