recognizing those who help make Mona Shores Public Schools a leader in educational experiences for our students.
Attention Students, Parents, Staff, and Community Members:
Do you know a Mona Shores employee who
Is inspiring students or co-workers?
Always gives their all?
Made a difference in a student’s life?
Deserves to be recognized in front of their peers?
If you can answer yes to these questions, then you may have a candidate for the Mona Shores Education Foundation Excellence Award. The Mona Shores Education Foundation will up to five awards to our district employees.
Nominations for the 2018 - 2019 Awards are being accepted now. Please submit your nomination here: https://forms.gle/gnW1HzktWfhvsJ8C7
Nominations will be accepted through August 3, 2019. Nominations may be submitted by any student, parent, staff or community member. Nominations may be mailed to MSEF 121 Randall Rd Norton Shores, MI 49441.
Inspires students of all backgrounds and abilities to learn.
Has the respect and admiration of students, parents and colleagues.
Plays an active and useful role in the community, as well as in the school.
Has a minimum of seven years of successful teaching experience.
An employee in one of the following work classifications: transportation, maintenance, custodial, office personnel, security, food services, professional support to teachers – including para educators and others providing educational support, health services group, etc.,
An exceptionally dedicated, knowledgeable, skilled member of support staff.
Goes above and beyond the call of duty.
Supportive of the learning environment.
Plays an active and useful role in the community.
Minimum of seven years of successful experience in his/her current position.
2017 - 2018
Nick Bronsema, Steve Morell, and Megan Schiller
2016 - 2017
Jason Boyden, Pam Nason, Sheryl Vanderlinde, Jeff VanDyke, and Jolyn Walek
2015 - 2016
Kimberly Bradshaw, Nichole Butterfield, Kristi Eigenauer, Kathy Hellmann, and Mike Reinhardt
2014 - 2015
Leigh Eckerman, Rhonda Grevious, Colleen Hoffer, Kristin Johnson and Marc Miedema
2015 Excellence in Service winner, Andy Hogston
2013 - 2014
Karen Ayers, Judy Breting, Terri Bullerman, David Droski, Mary Poort and Shari Ralston
2012 - 2013
John Brainard, Annette Curtis, Katie Fallert, Lori Foley, Pam Matthews, Amy Recor
2011 - 2012
Jennifer Adams, Cindy Backstrom, Sarah Busken, Cheri Kimball, Beth Prentice, Scott Volkman
2010 - 2011
Beth Cotner, Sherry Essenberg, Pam Schelhas, Megan Warren
2009 - 2010
Tracey Fritz, Linda Griffith, Dacia Leroux, Chad Pranger,
Debra Cabot, Shelley Jensen, Kris McKinley, Susan Potter, Karen Szpeinski
Sue Carlson, Norma Chancellor, Keith Sauter, Les Tillema, Ninette Verstraete
Linda Boedy, Barb DeHorn, Carrie Helmer, Char Ingersoll, Elizabeth Laubac,
Thomas Fielstra, Julie Flanagan, Barb Mullally,
Gayla Powers, Michele Marine
Linda Cline, Shawn Lawton, Carol Ross, Heidi Sunderhaft
Connie Bruce, Janice Sieplinga, Phil Veach, Karen Vuurens
Nancy Butterfield, Susan Lorey, Carol Priebe, Susan Schiller
Sally Fairfield, Camille Gabris, Ron White, Sue Zack
Arleen Bisson, Fran Boyden, Gale De Kleine, Gail Jelier
Marilyn Hamilton, Jim Tanis, Laura Thurlow, Joan Wiersma
Awards were not presented in 2004 and 2006-2008.