Teacher of the Year 2015

Mrs. Kendra Bryant-Morrow

1st Grade Teacher


What is the name of your elementary school?

I went to P.S. 273 in Brooklyn, NY for first grade through 6th grade.

Who was your favorite teacher and why?

My favorite teacher was my 6th grade teacher, Mr. Hutchinson.  He had a fun personality.  My favorite memory was our weekly quiet reading time.  Whenever weather permitted we read outside in the school's courtyard.  His class helped me develop my love of reading.

What do you like most about Knollwood School?

I love how friendly the kids, staff, and parents are.

What do you like most about your job?

I love spending my days teaching children skills they will use for the rest of their lives.
What is your favorite color?

My favorite color is purple.       

What is your favorite thing to do in your spare time?

My favorite thing to do in my spare time is read.
What is the best advice you can give young people?

Always have a goal in mind.  When you reach your goal...set another one!
What is your favorite book?

The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieska.

If you could meet anyone in history, who would it be?

I would love to meet Ruby Bridges.  She is such a brave young girl and is a terrific example of young people.

What is your favorite meal?

My favorite meal is chicken parmesan.

What is your favorite vacation?

My favorite vacations have been anywhere that I can sit on a beach, read a book, and hear the waves of the ocean.