Happy Valley Teacher To Represent Shasta County

The Shasta County Office of Education has announced the 2015 teachers of the year. In the elementary school category, Judy Smelcer of Grand Oaks gets the honor. For middle school, it's Brian Gaddy of Happy Valley.  Ana Mello of University Preparatory Academy has been named the top high school teacher. Brian Gaddy will represent Shasta County in the annual selection of California Teacher of The Year. An appreciation dinner will be held for the educators in the spring.