Acacia Elementary Principal, Christine Hollingsworth, was selected as the Distinguished Administrator for the Elementary Division by the Arizona School Administrators! Mrs. Hollingsworth received this prestigious award because she encourages a positive environment and high morale among students, staff and colleagues and she continues to improve educational programs for student achievement. Outside of school, Mrs. Hollingsworth dedicates her time to the community and builds community support for education. She continues to be a lifelong learner through professional development in order to provide the best educational experiences for her students. Congratulations, Mrs. Hollingsworth! The Acacia community and WESD Family are proud of your accomplishments!
The WESD is also excited to announce that Rhonda Warren, principal at Sunburst Elementary School, was awarded the Maricopa County Education Service Agency Exemplary Principal Award! Rhonda was surprised at the food drive celebration assembly in front of her students, staff and family. Rhonda was chosen out of 964 school principals in the Maricopa County for her accomplishments of cultivating a collaborative and positive school culture. Congratulations, Rhonda! The WESD thanks you for your commitment and dedication to the students and staff of the WESD!