Utah Middle Level Association honors outstanding teams, educators, administrators, and supporters of middle level students and education. Awards applications need to be submitted to UMLA no later than February 8th.  Selection procedures include a committee review of nominations and materials, with the ultimate decision being made by the UMLA Board Members. The different awards that UMLA presents are:

The Peggy Rowland Award

The Outstanding Team Award

The Outstanding Middle Level Administrator Award

The Friend of Middle Level Education Award

Mail award nominations to
P.O. Box 521286
SLC, Utah 84152-1286

Or e-mail applications to


2017 Awardees

2016 Awardees

Outstanding Middle Level Administrator Award

Ben Jameson Principal of South Hills Middle School

Outstanding Team Awards

Batman Team in an 8th grade inter-discipline Team-Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, Inclusion Special Education.