Awards and Recognition Banquet

Letterhead for banquet.

AWARD NOMINATION FORMS NOW OPEN!

Nacogdoches ISD is proud to present the “Inspire” Awards and Recognition Banquet for all NISD employees. The nomination forms are now live on Google Forms. All nominations are due at 5pm on Monday, April 3. Please view the nomination categories below:

Category: Teacher of the Year / Rookie of the Year Award Nomination - Nomination Form Link

NOMINATION DEADLINE: 04/03/2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Selection of Teacher of the Year / Rookie of the Year Awards:
A selection committee, that may include community, business owners, parents, teachers, employees or students, will be formed to judge/evaluate nominations and applications received for this award. Campus Principals will compile all nominations and every employee will be able to vote on their campus nominee(s). The nominee with the most votes is the winner. If there is a TIE, there will be a run-off.

  1. Each Campus will have a total of (3) awards; Teacher of the Year (TOY), Rookie Teacher of the Year (ROY) and an "Inspire" Award winner. This nomination form is only for TOY and ROY. 
  2. District Teacher of the Year Expectations:

a) All campus TOY recipients will be considered candidates for the District TOY b) All District TOY candidates will be interviewed by the selection committee c) District TOY candidates will be required to complete the ESC Region VII TOY application by June 8, 2017

Category: General Nomination Form - Nomination Form Link

NOMINATION DEADLINE: 04/03/2017 at 5:00 p.m.

This form is for the following awards: Campus "Inspire", District "Inspire", Campus Administrator of the Year, Plant Services Employee of the Year, Student Nutrition Employee of the Year, Transportation Employee of the Year, and District Support Center Employee of the Year

Selection of Inspire Awards:
A selection committee, that may include community, business owners, parents, teachers, employees or students, will be formed to judge/evaluate nominations and applications received for this award. Campus Principals will compile all nominations and every employee will be able to vote on their campus nominee(s). The nominee with the most votes is the winner. If there is a TIE, there will be a run-off.

"Inspire" Award:
There will be (1) campus specific "Inspire" award voted on by the campus. The district will also select "Inspire" awards based upon the selection committee recommendations. District "Inspire" awards are not limited to a specific number of awards. Any NISD employee can nominate any other NISD employee for an INSPIRE Awards (for instance, a teacher may nominate a bus driver for this award.)

The following awards will be accepted for district vote through the PR department, there will only be (1) selected from each:: Campus Administrator of the Year, Plant Services Employee of the Year, Student Nutrition Employee of the Year, Transportation Employee of the Year, and District Support Center Employee of the Year. Category: Perfect Attendance Award - Nomination Form Link An employee who has achieved perfect attendance is worthy of public recognition!  We want to recognize our full-time employees with perfect attendance during the 2017 Awards & Recognition Banquet.   Please submit your name if you feel you have perfect attendance.  Information must be submitted no later than Tuesday, April 11, 2017. 
Consider these three items: - Perfect attendance shall be defined as having been charged with the use of no leave, state or local, during the period of time recognized as the current school year.  - Jury duty and workshops, school trips, etc. are not counted as an absence. - We will double check the data with human resources and the business office.   Category: Anne K. Wallace Award for Excellence in Teaching - Application Form Link DEADLINE: April  18 by 4:00 PM. In addition to this application, please submit the following to publicrelations@nacisd.org: 1) Cover Letter 2) Three (3) professional references 3) Copy of most recent Professional Development and Appraisal System (PDAS) - Cumulative Evaluation

Note: You must use your @nhsdragons.org Gmail account to access the nomination forms. If you need assistance accessing your NISD Google account, please contact the Instructional Technology office. 

Public Relations Team
publicrelations@nacisd.org