Forest Avenue Elementary School media specialist/librarian Andrea Francisco has been named the 2014 School Library Media Specialist of the Year by Western Suffolk BOCES School Library System during its 16th annual conference, “Digging Digital: Engaging Students.”
This award is presented to a school library specialist who has
demonstrated exceptional commitment to students and staff and a love of reading
through creative programming. Ms. Francisco was also given this award for
having participated in professional development in support of excellence in
The West Babylon School District congratulated Ms. Francisco on this outstanding achievement and wished her continued success in her career at West Babylon Schools.
Photo Caption: 2014 School Library Media Specialist of the Year Andrea Francisco, center, is pictured with (from left) Western Suffolk BOCES School Library System Coordinator Sara Kardasz, JFK Elementary School librarian Debbie Morris, K-12 Library Chairperson Alice Robinson and NYLA/SSL Region 1 Coordinator and retired West Babylon High School librarian Jane Herbst.
Photo provided by West Babylon School District