Outstanding Educator/Employee Nomination 2020 – 2021

Nominations are now being accepted for the Penn Manor 2020-2021 Outstanding Educator/Employee Awards program.

The school district will present the awards later this year to teachers and staff members who go above and beyond in serving our students, parents, and staff.  Nominations are being accepted until February 26, 2021, from Penn Manor parents/guardians, students, and colleagues of district staff members.

Last year’s honorees were Julie Yost, K-12 special education coordinator for the school district — Outstanding Elementary Educator; Shawn Maxwell, physical education department coordinator and teacher — Outstanding Secondary Educator; and Mike Szafran, senior groundskeeper — Outstanding Employee.

Please click here to submit a nomination. Use one form for each nominee.

The Outstanding Educator Awards should be based on a teacher’s ability to promote academic growth in her/his students and for outstanding pupil-teacher relationships.  A person may nominate one elementary teacher, one secondary teacher, or one teacher on each level.  The nominee must currently be employed by Penn Manor School District.

Nominations for the Outstanding Employee Awards should be based on the staff member’s ability to support the educational program and the quality of his/her relationships with staff and students.  A person may nominate one elementary staff member, one secondary staff member, or one employee on each level.  The nominee must currently be employed by Penn Manor.

Below are an explanation of the awards, guidelines, and a list of previous recipients.

Guidelines for nominations
Nomination Form
Previous Recipients
Letter explaining award