GREENSBORO, NC -- The Triad's largest school district is celebrating its best! It started out as a party! They had a spirit parade, cheerleaders, red carpet and more!

Then, they moved the party inside, where students performed and showed their appreciation for the district's teachers and principals!

They also announced the new rookie teacher, mentor, teacher, and principal of the year! Congratulations to the winners!

ROOKIE TEACHER OF THE YEAR- Caroline Inman, Claxton Elem

MENTOR OF THE YEAR- Lauren Bui, Morehead Elem

PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR - Johncarlos Miller, Weaver Academy (now Grimsley High School)

TEACHER OF THE YEAR- Shanda Hamm, Middle College at GTCC