"Hats Off" Employee Recognition

Hats Off to Our Staff!

An employee earns this award through attitude, service or performance and as such, we "tip our hat" in recognition.


Employee of the Quarter Recognition Award

Click the baseball cap below to nominate an employee for the "Hats Off" Award.



  • Classified Employees
  • Certificated Employees
  • Certificated/Classified Administrative Employees


7 criteria for recipients of our Hats Off Award

1. Happy / Positive – interacts with others positively, enthusiastically, and in a way that promotes a happy, positive climate and morale

2. Ambition / Initiative – shows initiative and has ambition to improve work and the learning environment

3. Team player - collaborates and helps team members in any way needed

4. Service Oriented – provides exemplary customer service

5. Outcome/ Performance – demonstrated excellence in outcome of his/her work and/or achieves high quality student learning

6. First People – Places a priority on people and creates relationships that make education more personal

7. Focus on Citizenship – actively works with team, students, and/or the community to best support students


· Quarter 1 Award - Nominations due by November 1st

· Quarter 2 Award - Nominations due by February 1st

· Quarter 3 Award - Nominations due by May 1st

Application Process:

1. Nominate an Employee for the Hats Off Award

2. All nominees will receive a certificate of recognition 

3. Winners will be selected by the District Leadership Team and receive the "hats off" baseball cap designed by our SHS art department.