Award Programs

The Salina USD 305 Board of Education sponsors several recognition programs throughout the year

you-make-difYou Make A Difference Award

The You Make A Difference Award is presented to staff members whose exemplary actions support students, colleagues and the mission of the district. Recipients of these awards receive a lapel pin and a handwritten note personally delivered by a board of education member. Recipients are also announced at board of education meetings, and featured in the Salina USD 305 "Board Briefs."

Nominations are accepted September 1 through the last Friday in April of each school year. No awards are presented during June, July and August.

Online Nomination Form

spotlightSpotlight Award

The board sponsors Spotlight, a recognition program for students, parents, volunteers, community members and organizations deserving special recognition. If you would like to nominate someone for this award, please contact Jennifer Bradford-Vernon, public information coordinator, for additional information.

jennifer.bradfordvernon@usd305.com

supt excellence logoSuperintendent's
Excellence Award

Students who compete at the state level in co-curricular or extra-curricular events receive a Superintendent's Excellence Award. These are presented during board of education meetings to the participants. The awards are featured in the Salina USD 305 "Board Briefs."

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Golden Achievement Award

The Golden Achievement Award honors an individual whose service to Salina USD 305 is meritorious; whose service to education and the education professions has impact on the state or national levels; or whose professional achievement is particularly noteworthy. The award is presented during a board of education meeting, and recipients are featured in the Salina USD 305 "Board Briefs."