Anna Echols, a paraprofessional at Bland Middle School, was recognized as the Maries Co. R 2 Staff Person of the Year.  She has worked at the Middle School since 2017.  She spends a little part of her day in the office greeting visitors and answering the phone.  We are so thankful for all she does for our students and staff!

Anna is kind, generous and patient with our students. She is willing to help students and really cares about their success. We are so thankful she works at Bland Middle School.