SANDWICH SCHOOL DISTRICT 430 HONORS STAFF FOR 10+ YEARS of SERVICE - May 2016
On May 23, the Board of Education of Sandwich CUSD #430 honored faculty and staff members
throughout the district who have served the students, parents and community of Sandwich for at least ten years.
The SHS student council was instrumental in the planning and set-up of the evening's program and the SHS jazz band provided the entertainment for the evening.
Superintendent of Schools, Rick Schmitt, welcomed those in attendance and said, "This is a perfect time to recognize and show appreciation for the many years of dedicated service the staff has provided to the Sandwich learning community as tonight, we are honoring 53 members of our professional team who collectively have accumulated over 770 years of service toward teaching and learning." Schmitt went on to say, "It is important that we recognize and celebrate the service our staff has provided to the Sandwich learning community. Although many demands are placed on school personnel that can create challenges in the classroom and for our District, our loyal staff remains committed and gives their all on a daily basis."
Board President, Dale Hamilton presented service awards on behalf of the District. Hamilton said, "School Districts are the backbone of every community and we have our entire staff and administration to thank for all they do for our students and for our community." Hamilton went onto say, "Sandwich is a great place to live and raise a family and over the years, our student body has benefited greatly from the 770 plus years of service this group of professionals provided over the years."
During the program, the following staff members were presented service awards:
10 Years - 2006
15 Years - 2001
20 Years - 1996
25 Years - 1991
30 Years - 1986
Karin Carlson - 26 years