Central Teacher to Receive Art Education Award

Posted by Community Relations Department on 10/24/2012

Judith Mariahazy, art teacher  and the instructional leader for visual arts at Central, is the recipient for the Arizona Art Education Association State Award;.  The J Eugene Grigsby, Jr. Award is one of the most honorable awards for the association.   She will be honored for her accomplishments in Art Education at the annual AAEA State Convention, Friday, November 2 in Tucson.  Mariahazy is also this year’s Central High School Teacher of the Year.    Dr. Grigsby was a Phoenix Union art teacher, beginning his career at Carver High School in 1946, and later moving to Phoenix Union.  He was a professor at ASU for 22 years, as well.