Quality Teaching
Sadler Arts Academy
Art of Caring
 Quality Teaching
Evidence of quality teaching at Sadler:
High Academic Performance Index
Best student attendance rate in the district
Best teacher attendance rate in the district
Seven National Board Certified Teachers
1998 OK Arts Alliance Award Winner
Three Oklahoma Foundation For Excellence Medal Winners (1998, 2002, 2009)
1999 Reader's Digest Hero in American Education
1999 Governor's Art Award
2002-2003 National Walmart Teacher of the Year
2003 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year
2007 Kate Barnard Youth Advocacy Award Winner
2008 Finalist for Oklahoma Center for Non-Profits, Excellence Award
2008 Milken Award Winning Teacher
2008 Two "Fund for Teacher" Winners
2009 Muskogee City Foundation Grant Winner
2009 Governor's Arts Award
2010 Kennedy Center "ON Location" Project Grant Winner
2010 Jimmie Johnson & Lowe's Toolbox Grant Winner
2010-2011 Oklahoma Art Educator of the Year

2010 Muskogee Public Schools Teacher of the Year
2010 Oklahoma Art Educator Award
2011 Muskogee Public Schools Teacher of the Year
2011 Capacity to Care Promising Practice
2011 Jimmie Johnson/ Lowe's Toolbox Grant Winner
2012 SUPER Club Promising Practice
2012 Lasting Legacy Promising Practice
2012 Fund for Teachers Award

2013 Promising Practice for Character

2013 Promising Practice for Monster Dash

2013 State of Creativity Award

2014 State School of Character
2014 National School of Character
2014 Promising Practice Run for Pride
2014 Jimmey Johnson/ Lowe’s Toolbox Grant
2014 OKMEA Exemplary Music Educator
”A” On State School Report Card
2015 Promising Practice Warm Hugs
2015 Promising Practice Running Club
2016 Two Fund for Teacher Fellows
2016 National Blue Ribbon School for Excellence
2017 Promising Practice Award Winner