Teachers of the Year 2013

Recently, San José Unified School District handed out its Teacher of the Year awards for the 2012-13 school year. We’re proud to celebrate and congratulate the recipients here.

TOY 2013 Taylor Barcellos

Taylor Barcellos of Galarza Elementary was named SJUSD’s Teacher of the Year 

Taylor was joined at the ceremony by her parents.

Taylor was joined at the ceremony by her parents.

Also honored was Ryan Gangwish

Also honored was Ryan Gangwish

Trace Elementary's Vanessa Thurmond was joined by her family.

Trace Elementary’s Vanessa Thurmond was joined by her family.

Sandra Ballingall took a moment to get a snapshot for the family album.

Sandra Ballingall took a moment to get a snapshot for the family album.