Mark Dunn (left), Athletic Director of Sacred Heart, presents Christy Mount (right) the OFSAA Pete Beach Award. Photo submitted by Sacred Heart High School, Walkerton.

Walkerton Teacher Honoured

A local teacher is being honoured with a provincial award.

Christy Mount is a teacher and guidance counselor at Sacred Heart High School in Walkerton. ¬†She also coaches and was presented with OFSAA’s Pete Beach Award.

It honours one teacher-coach yearly from each association affiliated within Ontario Federation of School Associations.

The criteria includes an educator who consistently provides an impression of stability and optimism, and instills the highest traditions of the sports person.

Mount has been at Sacred Heart in Walkerton since 1982 and has coached cross country, track and field and volleyball.