Nominations open for Gila County Teacher of the Year

April is the month to nominate excellent educators for Gila County’s K-12 Teacher of the Year Award. 

Gila County School Superintendent Roy Sandoval and his staff encourage local parents, students, teachers and administrators to nominate outstanding educators. Anyone may nominate a deserving teacher and the winner will receive a $500 award, honorary plaque and recognition. 

Teacher of the Year honors K-12 professional educators from public and charter schools who have made outstanding academic contributions to Gila County students in the communities of Globe, Miami, San Carlos, Hayden-Winkelman, Payson, Pine-Strawberry, Tonto Basin and Young/Pleasant Valley. 

Download nomination forms at, the deadline is April 30. Forms are also available at the Gila County School Superintendent of Schools office, 1400 E. Ash St. in Globe, or by calling staff at 928-402-8784.


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