AVUHSD Announces 2019 Teacher of the Year & Classified Employee of the Year

On May 13, AVUHSD celebrated its 35th Employee Recognition Ceremony! The event had a wonderful turnout and recognized some truly deserving colleagues.

Our 2019 Teacher of the Year, Ruth Simonds (pictured with her students), is a teacher at Quartz Hill High School, and our 2019 Classified Employee of the Year is Lorena Durr, Bilingual Secretary for Student Support & Intervention and EL & Migrant Education Programs.

A special congratulations to all those who were recognized across our District schools. We are proud of the wonderful AVUHSD employees -- congratulations and thank you for all you do for students and our community!