Duval County teacher named finalist for 2022 Teacher of the Year

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A round of applause for Mandarin High School teacher, Jim Schmitt.

Schmitt is one of the five 2022 Teacher of the Year finalist designation in Florida.

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This isn’t his first time being honored with the teacher of the year award either. Action News Jax first told you about Schmitt back in January when he was named the 2021 VyStar Duval County Teacher of the Year.

Schmitt has been making an impact in the community for nearly three decades. He is currently teaching history at Mandarin High School.

Congratulations Mr. Schmitt!

Congratulations to Mr. Schmitt of Mandarin High School who was just named one of the 5 state finalists for Florida...

Posted by Duval County Public Schools on Tuesday, May 4, 2021