Vi Tutuny '46
Salem State College '50 B.S. in Education
Natick teaching career: Coolidge Jr. High 1953-1981
Natick High School 1981-1990
An institution among teachers in the Natick School System, ViTutuny has touched the hearts and minds of hundreds of students. Frequently described as "the teacher who had the most impact on my (or my child's) education", Vi has served as a role model for students for over forty years. In fact, two of the 1996 inductees to the Wall of Achievement chose Vi Tutuny as the role model who played the greatest part in their life.
Among the many awards she has received are:
Distinguished Educator, Town of Natick; Class Act Award - WCVB TV50
Woman of the Year Award, Natick High School
Advice to Students
"As long as you are alive, you have to keep growing in all ways, spiritually,
mentally--that's the secret to life--to keep doing new things, but always
remember to keep a balance between family, friends and career."
Inducted November, 1997