It recognizes and honors exceptional employees in the Davis School District who support and encourage excellence in education.
Community residents and Davis School District employees are invited to nominate individuals who have demonstrated outstanding contributions toward education. All district employees are eligible for the award. Prior Hall of Fame winners can be nominated as long as at least five years have passed since being awarded that distinction.
Nominations are accepted in the spring. The date will be announced on the Davis School District Website. Nomination forms will be available at that time.
Winners receive a $1,000 check to be used in whatever way they wish. The winners and nine of their family members and friends are also treated to a dinner.
The Davis Education Foundation and Chevron partner to fund the cash awards.
Each nominee is judged on the following criteria:
Achievement in the Field of Endeavor — The nominee demonstrates achievement and excellence in their field of work. These achievements have produced superior results and outcomes in education.
Innovation or Creativity — The nominee demonstrates a unique approach in the methods, techniques or processes used in their employment. The nominee’s technique or approach has led to superior results.
Contribution to Improving and Sustaining Quality Education — The nominee’s work has enhanced the quality of the educational experience in the Davis School District.