Steve Massa was named Friday, Sept. 7, Sandstone Real Estate Group’s Feature Teacher of the Week.

He is a sixth grade Science and Math Teacher at St. Joseph Middle School.

Massa received this recognition for his dedication in leading his students in faith and academics daily. He has taught at SJS for six years and holds a master’s degree in Biology as well as a middle level teacher certification. He is an outstanding educator of our young people and this is reflected daily in his interactions with his students. He engages his students in learning by making lessons relate to real life situations and by allowing students’ creative talents to shine.

Massa often goes to the soccer field to play with the students at break.

Massa is always willing to help anyone whether it is his students, fellow teachers or parents.