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Submissions for this form are closed.

Deadline for submitting nominations is March 26, 2018.

These award nominations must be submitted by principals or their designee.

Questions? Contact Patricia Dabbert at patricia.dabbert@austinisd.org

See Criteria Below:

Young Latino Leader (Grades 7-12)

  • Identify as Latino on school registration forms.
  • Exhibit leadership skills such as position held in student council, student clubs, athletics, and other extracurricular activities.
  • Maintains strong academic achievement.
  • Exhibits positive attitude toward both the Spanish language and Latino culture.
  • During the last year the student performed community service for a school and/or organization that serves Latino students or families.
  • One entry per campus.

Outstanding Academic Progress in the ESL Program (Grades 7-12)

  • Identify as Latino on school registration forms.
  • Demonstrates significant progress in the ESL program.
  • Maintains strong academic achievement.
  • Maintains a good attendance record.
  • One entry per campus.

Outstanding Academic Progress in the Dual Language Program (Middle School Students Only)

  • Identify as Latino on school registration forms.
  • Maintains strong academic achievement.
  • Maintains a good attendance record.
  • One entry per campus.

Fine Arts Award (High School Students Only)

  • Identify as Latino on school registration forms.
  • Maintains a good attendance record.
  • Exhibits good citizenship
  • Outstanding work in the area of photography, drawing, sculpture, etc., or music
  • One entry per campus.

Athletics Award (High School Students Only)

  • Identify as Latino on school registration forms.
  • Maintains a good attendance record.
  • Exhibits excellent sportsmanship
  • Outstanding performance in their specific sport
  • One entry per campus.