Arizona Cardinals honor local teacher with ‘MVPs of the Classroom’ - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Neighbors

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
Logout|My Dashboard

Arizona Cardinals honor local teacher with ‘MVPs of the Classroom’

Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Monday, February 10, 2014 7:07 am

Christina (del Castillo) Terry, a 2000 graduate of Mountain Pointe High School, recently received recognition as one of the Arizona Cardinals and University of Phoenix “MVP’s of the Classroom.”

The Arizona Cardinals and University of Phoenix “MVPs in the Classroom” award recognizes outstanding teachers in the state. The MVPs in the Classroom panel recognizes three teachers, serving grades K-12 and special education, at every Arizona Cardinals regular season home game. A total of 24 educators were selected out of a pool of nominations.

Terry teaches fifth grade at Charlotte Patterson Elementary School in Chandler. In December, representatives from the Cardinals surprised Terry by showing up at her school to present the award in front of the entire pod of fifth-grade students and many of the office staff, including Principal Kris Palbykin.

Terry received an Arizona Cardinals jersey, four tickets to a home game, four VIP sidelines passes, and a $500 gift card.

More about

More about

More about

  • Discuss

Facebook on Facebook

Twitter on Twitter


Subscribe to via RSS

RSS Feeds


Uber Car

Ahwatukee Little League 11s win district title

Ahwatukee Little League Minors topped Chandler National North to win the District 13 title.

Despite excessive heat, some residents still active outside

By Jiahui Jia | Cronkite NewsFriday, June 24, 2016PHOENIX — It was 9 a.m. and the temperature had...

prev next