Junior Achievement Teacher of the Year

Roanoke-Benson Junior High congratulates Mr. Kyle Fellner for being recognized as the Junior Achievement of Central Illinois Teacher of the Year.

Mr. Fellner will be recognized at a banquet on February 28, 2019. Over the last two years, Mr. Fellner has worked extensively with Junior Achievement of Central Illinois in designing and teaching an elective class on Money and financing.

Mr. Fellner teaches 7th and 8th grade Language Arts at Roanoke-Benson Junior High. In addition, he coaches basketball and track, and is the faculty sponsor of the school’s chapter of Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Junior Achievement of Central Illinois currently operates in 113 schools in organizations within seven counties. During the 2017-18 school year, 583 volunteers delivered programs in 804 classrooms, impacting over 17,000 students in Central Illinois.