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Apple Awards


Three employees from Skyland Elementary School were recognized at the Tuscaloosa City Schools' 7th annual Apple Awards in December. Deletha Atmore-Daniels Shari Doss and Shayla Thomas were among 83 system wide in an event designed to celebrate excellence in education. 

Skyland Elementary School employees selected the individuals that were to represent the school at the system level of competition. Each nominee was awarded a medallion and joined those who have come before them to carry the symbol of excellence from the Tuscaloosa City Schools. It is the highest honor bestowed on an employee by TCS.


Daniels was selected as the TCS Support Employee of the Year; Doss was named the school's Jacksonville State University Teacher Hall of Fame nominee; Thomas received the Technology Innovation Award and also honored in the Alabama Teacher of the Year recognition program.