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Awards and Recognitions

Artwork from students on the wall at Elevate Coffee Our students have been knocking it out of the park with our incredible art classes and their work was even on display at Elevate Coffee for all to see! 


Teacher Awards and Recognition 

Since the heart of every classroom is the teacher, we are really proud of the recognition some of our teachers have received:

  • Beth Rodriguez, Tricia Hauser, Chrysty Clarkson & Paul Strauss are DVUSD Teacher of the Year award winners
  • Courtney Douglas-Salisbury Counselor of the Year award winner
  • Kathy Gottlieb winner of the Diamondbacks & Century Link All-Star Teacher Award
  • Shannon Cusson winner of KNIX Teacher of the Month award
  • Paul Strauss winner of the Apple Award from ImageAz Magazine
  • Connie O'Halloran and Paul Strauss chosen by Honeywell out of middle school math & science teachers from around the world to attend Teacher Space Camp