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‘The most important job’
Northside teacher receives prestigious excellence award
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Fifth grade teacher Sarah Compton reacts after being awarded a Milken Educator Award at Northside Elementary School Feb. 22. Compton was the only Milken recipient from Wisconsin this year, and is one of only 33 awardees in the nation. - photo by Marissa Weiher
MONROE — A visit from State Superintendent of Public Instruction Carolyn Stanford Taylor prompted the pounding of drums by Northside Elementary School fifth-graders and raucous applause and yelling filled the school gymnasium Friday.