ORANGE GROVE - One teacher from each of the five Orange Grove Independent School District campuses recently announced their teacher of the year.

The 2018-19 Orange Grove ISD campus teachers of the year are:

Orange Grove Primary School teacher is Molly Mooreman. Orange Grove Elementary School teacher is Jill Ortiz. Orange Grove Intermediate School teacher is Bailey Rode. Orange Grove Junior High School teacher is Jeri Coker. Orange Grove High School teachers is Carol Lindquist. Out of these campus teachers of the year, one elementary level teacher will be selected as the Orange Grove ISD Elementary Teacher of the Year and one secondary level teacher will be selected as the Orange Grove ISD Secondary Teacher of the Year.

The Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year will be announced at an assembly on the last day of school and those individuals will represent Orange Grove in the Region II Teachers of the Year contests.

OGISD participates in the Texas Teacher of the Year Program. Since 1969, the Texas State Teacher of the Year Program has honored excellence in classroom education and provided a forum to showcase many outstanding educators whose efforts and example have inspired their students, their colleagues, and the communities in which they serve.