(KTVI)-A special honor for a Hazelwood West high school teacher. Chris Holmes has been named Missouri’s Teacher of the Year for 2014-15.
The high school English and journalism teacher has been with the Hazelwood School District for eight years and an educator for 13 years. He also helped start “Project Walk,” a program that helps at-risk students graduate.
Holmes will represent Missouri in the National Teacher of the Year competition.