United States Air Force retired Master Sergeant Lamont Eubanks is the winner of the Virginia District 10 competition for high school “Teacher of the Year.”
Eubanks, a Junior Air Force ROTC Instructor at C.D. Hylton High School in Woodbridge, was also the winner of VFW Post 7916’s high school “Teacher of the Year” award.
“Sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, The VFW Teacher of the Year award contest recognizes exceptional teachers for their outstanding commitment to teaching Americanism and Patriotism to their students,” stated a release.
VFW’s Virginia District 10 represents more than 6,000 veterans in Northern Virginia.
More on Eubanks, from a release:
MSGT Lamont Eubanks, USAF Ret, is a Junior Air Force ROTC Instructor at C.B. Hylton High School. He instructs students, in grades 9-12 who have enrolled in Junior Air Force ROTC. He is a champion of Americanism, encouraging students/cadets to become better citizens by showing the students how to serving our local community, and by encouraging them to think beyond themselves. We have seen MSGT Eubanks and his cadets perform at many VFW ceremonies including the POW/MIA ceremony each September.
MSGT Eubanks will now be competing and the State and National level.