Congratulations to this semester’s City-Wide Superintendent’s Star Award Winners
Support Staff Award: Mary Keiser … Teacher Assistant at Creekside Elementary School
Instructional Staff Award: Master Sgt. Kevin Young … Air Force JROTC Instructor at Nansemond River High School …
- Besides the two division-wide winners, another 26 employees will be honored at a special reception on Tuesday, June 2 , beginning at 6 p.m. at Creekside Elementary.
- The individuals who nominated these outstanding employees and their building administrators – as well as the honorees’ families — will also join us that night as each of the 28 staff members receive a formal framed certificate of recognition.
- The city-wide honorees will be presented their framed certificates, but at the reception, the two city-wide winners will also be presented a cash award from our co-sponsor, the Suffolk Education Foundation … and receive a vinyl banner to hang at their school or in their classroom to celebrate their achievement.
Additional Support Staff Honorees:
Kathleen Anderson, Teacher Assistant Special Education, Elephant’s Fork Elementary School
Cynthia Barbour, Administrative Secretary, School Administrative Offices
Nancy Brown, Teacher Assistant Special Education, Lakeland High School
Bonita Cross, File Clerk, John Yeates Middle School
Christina Davis, Teacher Assistant Special Education, John F. Kennedy Middle School
Tammy Feldt, Teacher Assistant Special Education, John Yeates Middle School
Erma Goodman, Human Resource Technician, School Administrative Offices
Judy Saunders, Teacher Assistant Special Education, Forest Glen Middle School
Wendy Walton, School Bookkeeper, King’s Fork Middle School
Linda Williams, Head Custodian, Hillpoint Elementary School
Additional Instructional Staff Honorees:
Teresa Abdulbaaqee, 5th Grade Teacher, Booker T. Washington Elementary School
Jennifer Brindle, Kindergarten Teacher, Mack Benn, Jr. Elementary School
Ronald Daughtrey, Agriculture Teacher, Lakeland High School
Bridget Dennis, Kindergarten Teacher, Nansemond Parkway Elementary School
Elizabeth Hankin, 5th Grade Teacher, Creekside Elementary School
Gale Harris, 1st Grade Teacher, Booker T. Washington Elementary School
Barbara Hill, 7th Grade Teacher, John Yeates Middle School
Marlo Jackson, Social Studies Teacher, King’s Fork High School
Nada Jefferson, Special Education Teacher, John F. Kennedy Middle School
Mary Joyner, Early Start Teacher, Hillpoint Elementary School
Theresa Kerns, 2nd Grade Teacher, Mack Benn, Jr. Elementary School
Chris Novakoski, Social Studies Teacher, Lakeland High School
Tina Paul, Assistant Principal, Lakeland High School
Lisa Rath, English Instructional Specialist, School Administrative Offices
David Reitz, Principal, Booker T. Washington Elementary School
Christine Smith, Special Education Teacher, Booker T. Washington Elementary School
The next deadline is December 15, 2015 to Nominate a Colleague for a Star Award!
A new web-based form is now available to make nominations for Star Awards easy as 1-2-3.
Link here for details on the award program.
Link here for the new web form.
Deadlines for submission are December 15 for recognition at the February 2016 meeting of Suffolk School Board, and March 15 for recognition at the May/June 2016 meeting.