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Roanoke City Schools 2013 Teacher of the Year from Breckinridge Middle School

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Courtesy: Roanoke City Schools; Daniel Kuehl with his Teacher of the Year award Courtesy: Roanoke City Schools; Daniel Kuehl with his Teacher of the Year award
ROANOKE, VA -

A Roanoke City art teacher is the schools system's 2013 teacher of the year.

Schools leaders honored James Breckinridge Middle School's Daniel Kuehl at a ceremony at the Jefferson Center Thursday evening.

Kuehl has taught art for ten years, seven of them with Roanoke City Schools.

For the honor, Kuehl received $1,500 in cash, and $150 worth of car supplies from Advance Auto Parts.

Runner-ups Megan Boothe of Westside Elementary School, and Ann McGhee of Fallon Park Elementary School, each received $250.

Kuehl moves on to compete for the regional teacher of the year.