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2021-2022 Award Winning Arts Teachers

Patrick Garcia | Theatre Teacher - Scripps Ranch High School | Honorable Mention, 2022 Excellence in Theatre Education Tony Award

Meera Ramanathan | Teacher - Zamorano Fine Arts Academy | Outstanding Elementary Art Educator Award and Exemplary Program Award, 2022, California Art Education Association

Chaz Cabrera | Music Teacher - SD SCPA | Paul A. Shaghoain Jazz Educator Award, December 2021, California Music Education Association - Southern Border Section

Marc Dwyer | Music Teacher - Correia Middle School | Middle School Specialist Award, December 2021, California Music Education Association - Southern Border Section

Andrew Rodriguez | Music Teacher - Bell Middle School | Newcomer Award, December 2021, California Music Education Association - Southern Border Section

Christian Tordahl | Music Teacher - VAPA Department | Peripole General Music Educator Award, 2022, California Music Education Association (state award)