Phoenix Elementary School
Teacher of the Month (November): Jenifer De La Garza (ESS Teacher)
Reason Nominated: Jenifer just completed her masters degree all while being a first year ESS teacher. She has done a tremendous job staying organized with her caseload. She builds relationships with students and is constantly thinking about how to support them in her classroom and in the general education classroom. Ms. DeLaGarza has worked incredibly hard and her students are showing tremendous growth inside and outside the classroom!
Staff of the Month (November): Luz Ortiz (Aide)
Reason Nominated: Luz is so helpful and positive. She excels at helping teachers and building relationships with students.
Phoenix Middle School
Teacher of the Month (November): Kelsey Western (Junior High Math Teacher)
Reason Nominated: Ms. Western has been amazing over the past couple of years and she definitely deserves this award. She is great with her students and strives to bring the most out of each and every one of them. Our team is very thankful for all of Ms. Western’s hard work.
Staff of the Month (November): Andy York (Facilities Manager)
Reason Nominated: Andy is new to Legacy Phoenix and has had a great start. As our facilities manager, Andy has worked hard and learned on the fly while always ensuring that our teachers and staff have what they need. We appreciate Andy’s hard work and dedication to our campus and community.