Special Programs and District Office Recognize Achievement Above All Recipients

Achievement Above All Recipients Recognized By Special Programs and District Office
May 2013- Administrators at the District Office and in GUHSD Special Programs recently selected the recipients for the Achievement Above All honor.

Ester Evans was chosen from the District Office as the Achievement Above All Support Staff recipient. Evans works in the Human Resources office and has been at the District Office since 1998. She has been in her current position for the last 14 years. Evans is mother to three children and grandmother to four grandchildren. She enjoys reading and playing with her two newly adopted puppies.

Kathy Goodwin was recognized from Special Programs as the Achievement Above All teacher recipient. Goodwin began her career in the Peoria School District teaching 3rd grade before making the transition to GUHSD. She is currently the Program Facilitator for Next Step. Goodwin has two children and two step-children. In her spare time, she is involved with "Seeds". A non-profit organization for people with autism. Goodwin was unable to attend the Achievement Above All event, hence the lack of pictures. 

Corey McCallum was recognized from Special Programs as the Achievement Above All support staff recipient. McCallum is a Behavior Coach for Transitions at Northern Annex. McCallum has been with the district for the past 14 years. He is a former college football player and is currently pursuing a degree in psychology and special education. He hopes to continue his work in special education and eventually become a psychologist. 
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Edgar Omar Valencia was recognized from Special Programs as the Achievement Above All student recipient. Valencia is in 12th grade at Transitions at Northern Annex. He is the youngest of five siblings and enjoys studying environmental science and geometry. He hopes to learn a trade at the Maricopa Skills Center and eventually, become an electrician.
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