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Teacher Feature: Lori Norrell


Davies Elementary School, Teacher Feature: Lori Norrell

Today is #TeacherFeatureWednesday, and the St. Bernard Parish School Board would like to salute Lori Norrell of Joseph J. Davies Elementary School as this weeks “Featured Teacher”.  Mrs. Norrell is in her tenth year of teaching second grade at Joseph J. Davies Elementary School and holds a Master’s degree in Administration. Mrs. Norrell is an innovative, compassionate, and respected teacher that works diligently with school and district leaders, teachers, students, and parents to make sure her students reach their highest potential. 

"Lori loves what she teaches and the challenges of helping each of her students learn. Mrs. Norrell’s passion is contagious to all, and she infects each and every one of her students with a love of learning.  Lori does this by capturing her students curiosity daily and igniting their internal fires of learning.  I love-love-love having Lori Norrell as part of my Davies Team!"

  - Tiffani Glapion,Assistant Pricipal


"Lori Norrell is one of the most dedicated, hard working teachers I know.  She has a positive attitude and a wonderful rapport with her students.  She strives each day to be better than the last, and I admire her for that." 

- Erin Johnston, Teacher


"Lori's calm demeanor and her compassion for her students are amazing to witness.  She treats her students as if they are her own children.  She gives her whole heart to education and working with her makes me a better teacher."

-Jena Sullivan, Teacher

"Mrs. Norrell is a compassionate teacher who works endless hours to make sure her students succeed.  She goes above and beyond for her students and coworkers and is such a pleasure to work with.  Her patience and dedication are truly inspirational."

-Shannon Wilkes, Teacher


"Lori is an amazing teacher and teammate.  She puts others first and goes above and beyond for the betterment of our team as well as her students."

-Lana Breaux, Teacher


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