Arrowhead Elementary School’s librarian, Kellee Kraft, was named the Virginia Association of School Librarians (VAASL) Librarian of the Year for the York Region during a ceremony in Richmond March 8.
The annual award recognizes outstanding Virginia school librarians.
Arrowhead’s Principal, Kimani Vaughn, credits Kraft with creating “an infectious passion for reading” in the school, citing her collaborative work with parents and students, her #WeConnect initiative on Twitter and her success in making the library the “heart of the school.”
Winners from each of VAASL’s seven regions are the candidates for the state School Librarian of the Year. The York district includes all Hampton Roads and Eastern Shore school systems.Tell your friends! Follow us!