Legendary Teacher

Legendary Teacher Day is Thursday, September 26, 2019.
Recognize the teacher who has made an impact in your life by submitting a Legendary Teacher Nomination. Nominations may be selected to be featured on our SUSD Legendary Teachers’ webpage.

  • Describe the teacher who impacted your learning in a positive and significant manner.
  • You may upload a photo to include with your nomination. Please upload only .jpg or .png files.
    Accepted file types: jpg, png, Max. file size: 50 MB.


Sahuarita Unified School District Governing Board Resolution

Legendary Teacher Day Frequently Asked Questions

Legendary Teacher Day 

What is it? – Legendary Teacher Day is intended as a day of tribute to that Teacher or Teachers who impacted your learning in a positive and significant manner 

When is it? – It takes place on the fourth Thursday of September – 

This year, Legendary Teacher Day is Thursday, September 27, 2016. 

Who may participate? – ANYONE who has ever been positively influenced by a Teacher 


Does it cost anything ? – No! 

How do I participate? – Simply identify your Legendary Teacher and contact them with a ‘thank you’ for the positive influence that they had on your education. 

How do I share the information about Legendary Teacher Day ? – Facebook and Twitter are fast and easy. Share this link – http://legendaryteacher.com/legendary-teacher-day/ Be sure to ‘like’ the facebook page and the twitter account posted at the top of the home page. 

What if I am unable to locate or contact my Legendary Teacher? – Post a tribute on facebook or send a tweet and include #teachlegendary 

Where may I learn more about Legendary Teacher Day? – Visit www.legendaryteacher.com 

How do I encourage my school to participate? – Speak to your Principal, PTO / PTA, Super-intendent, Head of School or Headmaster and direct them to 


How do I encourage my employer to participate in Legendary Teacher Day? – Direct them to the generic resolution on the website http://legendaryteacher.com/legendary-teacher-day/  which they will fill out, declare and share with all employees. 

Are Cities and Towns eligible to participate? – Yes! Currently the City of Tucson, Arizona and the Town of Flagstaff, Arizona will be declaring the resolution. Send the resolution to the leadership of your municipality and ask for their participation. 

My employer / group / club is participating. How do I have them recognized? – 

Have them post a link to on their website to www.legendaryteacher.com and they will be formally listed as a supporter.