Sylvia Chapman from Ward Traditional Academy was honored this week for her exceptional teaching.

“She’s preparing me for high school with great lengths, which I am very grateful for, and knowing that she cares for all of us just motivates me further,” according to Sama who nominated her.

The KNIX 102.5 Teacher of the Week contest is sponsored by Larry H. Miller Chrysler Jeep Avondale and Dairy Council of Arizona.

The weekly winners are entered for a chance to become the Teacher of Year.