The Clark County School District will honor its top new teachers of the year at its next School Board meeting on Thursday .
The teachers are considered “new” because they’re in their first year of working full time in education. They are:
■ Special education teachers: Jem Heinz-Nelson of Adcock Elementary School and Larry Wuorio of Kelly Elementary School (tie).
■ Specialist: Elizabeth Klenk of Kitty Ward Elementary School.
■ Elementary school teacher for the primary grades: Anila Hylvio of Sewell Elementary School and Elizabeth Was of Jeffers Elementary School (tie).
■ Elementary school teacher for intermediate grades: Erica Scott of Carl Elementary School.
■ Middle school teacher: Tracy Gifford of Brinley Middle School.
■ High school teacher: Bethany Dixon of Las Vegas High School.