Teacher of the Year Kick-off Dinner

The 2021 Teacher of the Year Kick-off Dinner will not be held this year due to the Covid pandemic.  All nominees for the 2021 Teacher of the Year and every schools' First Year Teacher honoree will all be listed in newspaper coverage in The Sun on Sunday, March 7.  Check this website's home page for more information.



The 2020 Teacher of the Year Kick-off Dinner was held on Monday, March 2, in the Conference Center in the 3C Building at Arizona Western College.  

Many thanks to the businesses who provided door prizes for our March 2020 Kick-off Dinner which spotlighted every Teacher of the Year nominee from every school in the county. See pictures below from our event.  Many thanks to the following individuals and businesses who provided doorprizes for the Kick-off:

Door Prize Donations

  • Chretin's Restaurant and Cantina
  • Cold Stone Creamery
  • Elite Tanning
  • FlatTop Grill
  • Fluid Energies Therapeutic Massage & Yoga Wellness
  • Fusion Massage and Acupuncture
  • Harry Hengl (repurposed wind chimes)
  • Jay and Frank's Salon
  • La Bodega Kitchen and Bar
  • Laser Gals
  • MyoLab Athletic performance and Recovery
  • Papa-San Rice Bowl
  • Rafael's Hair Studio
  • Ronna Sue Stubbs (Mary Kay Basket)
  • Sprague's Sports
  • Starbucks
  • Takos & Beer
  • The Crossing Restaurant
  • The Garden Cafe
  • University of Arizona - Staples Gift Cards
  • Yuma Art Center

Kickoff Dinner 2019