2019 Salute Award Winners

Check out photos from the event here.

Classified Staff of the Year

This award recognizes an outstanding AISD classified employee. Classified employees are defined as hourly employees and include, but are not limited to, teacher assistants, office staff and custodians. The Classified Staff of the Year recognizes an AISD staff member who has gone beyond his/her regularly assigned job duties to promote the development and/or progress of the district’s mission, and should demonstrate a positive effect on the AISD campus/community. 

Nickie Nall, Classified Staff of the Year

2019 Classified Staff of the Year - Nickie Nall, Gullett Elementary

 

Librarian of the Year

This award recognizes an outstanding AISD campus librarian. The Librarian of the Year should demonstrate collaborative relationships with students, families and staff and create a learning environment that contributes to student success. 

Heather Stephens, Librarian of the year

2019 Librarian of the Year - Heather Stephens, McBee Elementary

 

Counselor of the Year

The award recognizes an outstanding AISD campus counselor. The Counselor of the Year should demonstrate collaborative relationships with students, parents and staff that contribute to student success and a positive campus climate. 

Wanda Montemayor, Counselor of the year

2019 Counselor of the Year - Wanda Montemayor, O. Henry Middle School

 

Assistant Principal of the Year

This award recognizes an outstanding AISD campus assistant principal. The nominee must have the job title of “assistant principal”. Nominees for Assistant Principal of the Year should exhibit leadership qualities centered around the support and maintenance of collaborative relationships with students, parents and staff that positively affect student achievement and campus climate. 

Travis Brunner, Assistant Principal of the Year

2019 Assistant Principal of the Year - Travis Brunner, O. Henry Middle School

 

Principal of the Year

This award recognizes an outstanding AISD campus principal. The Principal of the Year should demonstrate attributes that foster an exemplary campus environment by promoting positive community engagement, high student achievement, healthy campus climate, and an effective leadership style.

Dinorah Bores, Principal of the Year

2019 Principal of the Year - Dinorah Bores, Walnut Creek Elementary School

 

Teacher of the Year

Elementary Teacher of the Year

Ashley Rivera, Elementary Teacher of the Year

2019 Elementary Teacher of the Year - Ashley Rivera, Blazier Elementary School

 

Secondary Teacher of the Year

Kimberly Collins, Secondary Teacher of the Year

2019 Secondary Teacher of the Year - Kimberly Collins, Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders

Congratulations to all the 2018 winners!

Campus Classified Staff of the Year

 

 

Palomo Photo

Ixtlani Palomo, Andrews Elementary School

 

Librarian of the Year

 

 

Minda Anderson Becker Elementary

Minda Anderson, Becker Elementary School

 

Counselor of the Year

 

 

Mary Wynn

Mary Wynn, Bertha Sadler Means Young Women's Leadership Academy

 

Assistant Principal of the Year

 

 

Brandy Gratten

Brandy Gratten, Gus Garcia Young Men's Leadership Academy

 

Principal of the Year

 

 

Kenisha Coburn

Kenisha Coburn, Kealing Middle School

 

Teacher of the Year

 

 

Larry Perez

Larry Perez, Barbara Jordan Elementary School, Elementary Teacher of the Year

Laurie Beaman

 Laurie Beaman, Lanier High School, Secondary Teacher of the Year