Hidden Hills Teacher, Nurse Win AZ PTA Awards
The Arizona PTA has honored two Hidden Hills Elementary School employees at the 2015 Arizona PTA Convention
Jamie Barker (right), a school nurse at Hidden Hills, received the Educator of the Year Award, and Tobie Lovenduski (left), a 6th grade teacher at Hidden Hills, received the Teacher of the Year Award. Both Ms. Barker and Ms. Lovenduski were nominated by the Hidden Hills PTSA for their outstanding contributions to the PTSA, the school and to the children of the community in their capacity as a school nurse and a teacher.
Both the Educator of the Year Award and the Teacher of the Year Award are awarded to an outstanding member of the school’s staff and certified teacher based on the nominee's relationship to the PTA, the families, the students, other staff members, the community and the profession. The nominee must be a member of the PTA and must be a certified teacher.