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August/September Teachers of the Month

August Teacher of the Month

Dr. Diana Medrano-Velasquez:


Diana Medrano-Velasquez is married to Jose Velasquez and they have 3 children, Isabella 11, Victoria 9, and Adrian 7.  Dr. Medrano teaches grade 9 and 10 PreAP Biology, as well as, 11th and 12th AP Biology.  She had been in education for 11 years, 7 of them in Burleson at Centennial High School.  Her hobbies include gardening, reading, and baking. 
Ms. Hope says, "Dr. Medrano is a great collaborator and does a great job with budget and other job responsibilities pertaining to being the Science Department Chair."

September Teacher of the Month

Marcellous Biggins:


Coach Biggins has two children ages 1 and 2, Marcellous III, and Amaya.  He is a Collaborative teacher for IPC and Environmental Systems.  He has been in education for 6 years, two being at Centennial.  He enjoys playing and watching sports, coaching, hanging with family and friends and living life to the fullest.
Coach Rodriguez says, "Coach Biggins stays on top of it all.  He does a great job creating relationships with all students."