Bellflower Unified School District is excited to announce that Sonia Aguirre has been selected as Classified Employee of the Year for the 2021-2022 school year. Sonia has served Bellflower Unified School District for over 23 years! She has served as an instructional aide in the general education setting at Washington Elementary. She collaborates with teachers, and other support staff to devise and implement academic and behavior plans. Sonia supports teachers in the classroom and is always ready to support other staff members as well. Sonia is able to reach and assist students with social skills, conflict mediation, and behavior reflections. She inspires students to do their best, and when students have a difficult day she is right there with them to help them process situations, decisions, or any other factors impacting their reach for achieving their daily goal. She truly builds futures for BUSD students!