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LEF is pleased to announce LHS Aquatic Science teacher Dawn Chegwidden as the 2015 winner of the Ted Barnes Award for Excellence in Education.

This award was established by Ted Barnes, who taught at Lewisville High School for 25 years before losing his battle with cancer.

According to Mr. Barnes request before his passing, the honorarium is awarded to a current Lewisville High School teacher or administrator who who has served at LHS, demonstrating outstanding educational service, for at least 10 years.

“I am very fortunate to be selected as this year’s recipient of the Ted Barnes Award,” Chegwidden said. “Having taught at LHS for 15 years, I feel the great sense of Farmer Pride that Ted Barnes helped to instill in our students, staff and community. It is a great honor to be associated with this prestigious award.”