San Dieguito Union High School District chooses teacher, classified employee of year

Deb Cruse

The San Dieguito Union High School District is proud to announce that Deb Cruse has been selected as the 2015 Teacher of the Year and Diane Fisher as the Classified Employee of the Year.

Deb Cruse, 2015 Teacher of the Year: Since 2002, Cruse has served in various teaching positions in the district, including Choices Grant Coordinator, Title 1 Coordinator, and District Reading Specialist. Cruse’s students describe her as being their “success coach” because she is constantly monitoring their grades and success. She is very passionate about her students’ success and continually seeks ways to support them in all areas of their educational careers. Her colleagues state she is extremely dedicated and an inspiration to other educators.

Diane Fisher

Diane Fisher, 2015 Classified Employee of the Year: Fisher was hired in 2007 as the administrative assistant at Canyon Crest Academy. She is the consummate professional. She is so much more than her position; she serves as a student mentor, coordinates efforts of the school Sunshine Club, and participates in all student events. Fisher fosters a positive school climate and supportive culture. Her Canyon Crest Academy family states they can’t imagine CCA without her!