Empolyee of the Quarter Recipients
Quarter Two for SY 2022-23
Beth is always willing to go above and beyond to support the staff and students at Bales. She is always at work, she never misses a day, which makes things run way smoother knowing she will be there. She finds ways to build relationships with all students and even attends after-school events to help support the students by showing she cares. Beth is NO DRAMA, but she is hard-working, positive and kind. She wants everyone around her to feel that they are welcome and happy. Three words that best describe you are Patient, Inspiring, and Kind.
Mr. Taylor is the lifeblood of Bales. His willingness to serve and impact the students of this community is beautiful. He is willing to do anything it takes to make the life of someone easier. Gale is at everything he is invited to be a part of. He checks in on staff and students daily and makes it a priority to be seen and let others know he is available to them. He takes ideas and puts them into action. Mr. Taylor is an example of positivity, creativity, care and love. You will never catch Mr. Taylor with a frown or bad attitude, he NEVER complains. Three words that best describe you are Tenacious, Positive, and Heart-Centered.
Victoria is willing to support Buckeye campus in any way possible. She is super flexible and takes on any task with a smile on her face. Tori goes above and beyond by being willing and flexible to support any and all students at BES. She covers classes, supports our 80 minute blocks, and supported our library when we were without a librarian. There is no task that Tori won't take on. She is a model of being a constant learner. She views any and all opportunities to support the campus as a learning opportunity to better herself. Three words that best describe you are Flexible, Caring, and Patient.
Ashleigh is the team lead and does an outstanding job at it. She works over the weekend almost every week to prepare daily slides that go with the day's lessons to be best prepared for her students. Her planning and organization helps and inspires others to strive to do the same in their classrooms. You will never catch Ashleigh with a bad attitude or hear a negative comment out of her, she is always happy and ready to help others. Three words that best describe you are Meticulous, Creative, and Diligent.
Raquel is always willing to help in the office with parents and students. Raquel will go above and beyond her duties to make things run as smoothly as possible. She helps where needed even if it is not her position and she does it wholeheartedly and with a smile. She is very welcoming and professional. Raquel has gained the trust of our students, parents and staff. Three words that best describe you are Dependable, Trustworthy and Professional.
He is dedicated, thorough, and a very hard worker. Jordan is the first one to the school each day to prepare and even to help others prepare. He spends hours planning lessons, giving feedback, and digging through data. Jordan's work ethic inspires his students to try their very best. Jordan is truly the picture perfect coworker! Three words that best describe you are Dedicated, Hard-working, and Resilient.
Areli continuously is going above and beyond for the students. She is a team player and is always ready to help a coworker or student, every second of everyday. By her organization skills and her go to attitude she has made Jasinski a better place to be. Areli provides a support system that influences others to be supportive of their coworkers. Three words that best describe you are Passionate, Team-Player and Patient.
Katie is always willing to help in any way she can. Whenever asked to help with something, she has never said no or put off for a later time. She has been willing to model lessons for us and she is always willing to answer a question or help solve a problem. I feel like I can go to her without feeling "less than", and I know that, if needed, our conversations will be held in confidence. She believes in what she does. Three words that best describe you are Efficient, Knowledgeable, and Generous.
Shahyla is always there when we need her and she is ready to tackle whatever task we put in front of her.. She is always willing to help when needed and she’s always so flexible with her schedule. She is so kind and compassionate with the students and staff. Shahyla is an overall good person who deserves to be recognized for her hardwork and caring personality. Three words that best describe you are Dependable, Kind, and Hardworking.
Michelle is a perfect choice for Employee of the Quarter because she is passionate, dedicated and committed to her role as an educator. Michelle is very helpful, there isn't a task that she wouldn't do! Michelle also makes sure her co-workers know that they are appreciated. Michelle is such a warm soul, and it shows when she is in her students' presence. Michelle is super fun and her students love her very much. Three words that best describe you are Positive, Hardworking, and Knowledgeable.
Kenda is always willing to switch up her schedule to help the team and never complains. She is always bringing in extra prizes for the kids which she provided from her own money to reward the kids she works with. She always steps up to help the entire class, not just her one on one student. She always has a smile on her face and never talks negatively even when it may be a bad day. There is never any conflict with her as she is ALWAYS a team player. Three words that best describe you are Reliable, Caring, and Over-Achiever.
Jean is that teacher who goes above and beyond not only in the classroom but in all areas of our school. She goes the extra mile by building those personal relationships with her students and her families. She discovers how her students learn best, and then motivates her students to push themselves to do their best. Jean's focus is on the achievement of her students. Jean is definitely an inspiration to both her students and her peers. Three words that best describe you are Dedicated, Passionate and Innovative.
When Mrs. Maciel arrives at work, she knows it's work time, she has a job to do, and she does it without hesitation. When we need extra help in other areas on campus, Mrs. Maciel helps and gives it her all. Mrs. Maciel has covered classes with a partner and can work with anyone. She knows the importance of student education and will do what needs to be done. She has the mentality that this is the job, so do it:) The three words to describe you are Refreshing, Humble, and Hardworking.
Resilient, Passionate, and Dependable are the first things that come to mind when I think of Connie. Connie stepped up and assisted a teacher new to the teaching field while managing over 30 first graders until the position was filled. When entering Connie's classroom, she managed the students as if she had 20 students inside her room. Her expectations are high and set, and you will meet those expectations. Three words that best describe you are Determined, Dependable, and Clear!
Margarita is the go to for all things at WestPark! She has a wealth of information stored from several years of experience. This past year we have had several new admin assistants in the district and they always know that they can contact Margarita for help without judgment. Margarita is amazing at her job! When things are asked of her, she either has already completed it or is on it right away. WestPark runs smoothly due to her organization and experiences. Three words that best describe you are Strong, Knowledgeable, and Caring.
Kimberly is committed to serving their campus and students. She takes on multiple tasks and still goes above and beyond her job by giving up her own time to take on challenges and help where needed. She inspires me to bring forth more energy in my day towards my work and to bring on more challenges while having a smile on my face! Three words that best describe you are Caring, Altruistic, and Productive.
Analleli is a very hard worker who is always here on time ready to work. She always goes above and beyond her job duties and is always so welcoming with staff/students. She is always positive and the light of the room! Her work ethic is amazing and she is truly devoted to her job. The kids love her and I think she deserves to be selected. Three words that best describe you are Perseverant, Honest, and Trustworthy.
Elizabeth is a charismatic and passionate person who always goes the extra mile to support our BESD students and community. She is a hard working, loyal, and dependable person. Elizabeth is new to her position and has done an excellent job at exceeding the expectations. Her organizational skills as well as her hunger to learn have been an exceptional asset to our department. Three words that best describe you are Inspirational, Passionate, Dependable, Motivated, Optimistic & Many More.
Marc helps out without being asked and is always upbeat and positive. He is extremely reliable and wants to always do a good job. Marc always welcomes the students and parents with a smile. Mark will help out anywhere in the district that needs it. Marc sees a need and jumps right in to help to the best of his ability. He is even helpful to families that are new to Buckeye and learning the locations of places in the city. Three words that best describe you are Loyal, Funny and Upbeat.
Cumorah aka Chachy faces every situation focused on solutions. She is a natural leader in the classroom and across the SOAR program. She has an amazing ability to build consensus and drive the team to a common goal. Chachy is always focused on continual improvement and is the first one to take on tasks that will result in more effectiveness or efficiency. She is not opposed to change and regularly surfaces opportunities to strengthen practice and/or process. Three words to best describe you are Intentional, Impactful, and Amazing.
In addition to Alexjandrina performing her job at an exemplary level, Alex demonstrates an extraordinary commitment to the district as well as to our vendors. Alex is helpful, caring, resourceful, and happy to offer service no matter the task. She is dedicated and hardworking. She is extremely organized and focused on continuously learning and developing best practices to manage routine tasks both efficiently and effectively. Three words that best describe you are Driven, Resilient, and Attentive.
Mr. Forgette’s commitment to learning for students, staff and himself serves as a great example of the mindset required by today’s administrators. Nick understands the importance of making sure that students are learning and, more importantly, that meaningful, relevant student learning creates opportunities for future growth and success. He truly understands the big picture! Three words that best describe you are Dedicated, A Learner, and Steady.