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Teacher Appreciation Night

18th annual Teacher Appreciation Night presented by ENGIE

The Phillies celebrated area educators during the 18th annual Teacher Appreciation Night presented by ENGIE on Friday, May 11 vs. New York Mets at 7:05 pm. This fun evening honored educators who are making a difference in the region.

All-Star Teachers

Prior to the Phillies game on May 11, the top 10 All-Stars were honored on-field during a pregame ceremony. The 10 All-Stars and 10 Honorable Mentions were also be acknowledged that night during a pregame Tent Party. 

2018 All-Star Teachers

  • Gina Conlen, Lionville Middle School, Exton, PA
  • Joanna Fabii, Saint Anastasia School, Newtown Square, PA
  • Jack Humes, Kensington Health Sciences Academy, Philadelphia, PA
  • Justin Hunter, Henry C. Lea Elementary School, Philadelphia, PA
  • Paul Larrea, Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School, Willow Grove, PA
  • Lisa Morelli, Montgomery Elementary School, North Wales, PA
  • David Sullivan, Louis H. Farrell Elementary School, Philadelphia, PA
  • Kelsey Torpey, Eyer Middle School, Macungie, PA
  • Jon Wilson, Marsh Creek Sixth Grade Center, Downingtown, PA
  • Kevin Yourison, Pennsauken High School, Pennsauken, NJ

2018 Honorable Mention

  • Andria Bianchi, Upper Darby High School, Drexel Hill, PA
  • George Dufner, Samuel Fels High School, Philadelphia, PA
  • Elaine Elston, MOT Charter High School, Middletown, DE
  • Brad Ference, Salem Christian School, Macungie, PA
  • Dan Fowlkes, Collegium Charter School, Exton, PA
  • Sarah Fryling, Holly Heights Elementary School, Millville, NJ
  • Ken Howarth, Walnut Street Elementary School, Darby, PA
  • Deb Jennings, Caroline L. Reutter School, Franklinville, NJ
  • Cassandra Jordan, Delaplaine McDaniel Elementary School, Philadelphia, PA
  • Zainab Shafi, James W. Lilley Elementary School, Sicklerville, NJ


Please feel free to e-mail with any questions regarding the program.