Farwell Principal Wins Educator of the Year - Northern Michigan's News Leader

Farwell Principal Wins Educator of the Year

Out of hundreds of middle schools, the state's best educator is here in Northern Michigan.

The Michigan Association of Middle School Educators named Cathy Gross their Educator of the Year.

She is the principal at Farwell Middle School.

Gross received the award at a conference last week but returned today to celebrate with her 400 students.

Gross said there isn't any one thing she does special and that the teachers and students at the middle school make her job easy.

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