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Congratulations to Jessica Buttles, Kindergarten Teacher at Sunburst Elementary!

The WESD is proud to announce that Jessica Buttles, kindergarten teacher at Sunburst Elementary, has been selected as a Top 10 finalist for the Arizona Educational Foundation Teacher of the Year Award! “The AEF™ Arizona Teacher of the Year program spotlights the contributions of outstanding public school teachers throughout Arizona by annually recognizing 10 exceptionally skilled and dedicated pre-kindergarten through 12th grade public school teachers.” Ms. Buttles will be interviewed by the Arizona Educational Foundation. After interviews of the Top 10 teachers are completed, the top five teachers will be selected. Jessica will be honored at the 2020 Arizona Teacher of the Year Awards Luncheon in October where the Teacher of the Year will be selected and announced. Congratulations, Jessica! We are honored to have you as part of the #WESDFamily.