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Nominations open for 2020 Tempe Diablos Excellence in Education Awards

Posted December 2019 

Nominations are officially open for the 2020 Tempe Diablos Excellence in Education Awards! Each year, thanks to your nominations, we have had the honor and privilege of watching Kyrene employees recieve awards due to their phenomenal work in classrooms and around the District.

For 30+ years, the Tempe Diablos have awarded educators and school staff for their dedication in enhancing learning, promoting positive school culture, and for leaving a lasting impact on students, colleagues and the community as a whole. 

This is your opportunity to nominate that outstanding educator or staff member who you feel is deserving of special recognition. Categories include Class Act, Inspiration, High Impact, Leadership, Lifetime Achievement, Rising Star and Teacher of the Year. Parents and students can nominate staff for Inspiration and High Impact. Parents can also nominate staff for the Class Act Award. Nominations are open through January 27. 

Submit your Nomination

Kyrene School District appreciates the time and effort it takes to complete these forms. All awards will be presented at the Excellence in Education Award Ceremony and Dinner Monday, May 2020, at Tempe Center for the Arts. The event will stream live on