ASHS Recognizes Nalla Teacher Of The Month

local, October 2019

Pictured, left to right: Todd Vickery, Sujatha Nalla

Staff Reports


Mrs. Sujatha Nalla has been chosen as the Americus-Sumter High Teacher of the Month for September 2019. Each month one ASHS teacher is selected to receive the award for exhibiting exemplary service to students and parents. Assistant principal Todd Vickery presented Mrs. Nalla with the award during a ceremony in the ASHS library last week.

Nalla has ten years of teaching experience, two of which have been at Americus-Sumter High. In the past, she has taught English and math, and she currently teaches government. Nalla has a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Special Education degrees, both from Osminya University in India. She also holds a Masters of Commerce from Kakatiya University in India.

“I am happiest when I am helping my students,” said Nalla. “I enjoy working with them, and I like being accessible to them. My students often confide in me; I like being there for them.” She added, “This award encourages me to work even harder.”