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Child-Centered Excellence Awards- Nominations Open!
Child-Centered Excellence Awards- Nominations Open!

Nominations are open for Minnetonka Schools' annual Awards for Child-Centered Excellence. Whether you are a parent, student, Minnetonka Schools employee or a community member, you are invited to nominate an outstanding educator, staff member or volunteer who is contributing to excellence in our school district. Nominations must be submitted by March 1.

Award categories include:

  • Employee Awards for Child-Centered Excellence
  • Minnetonka Awards for Child-Centered Excellence in Teaching
  • Team Award for Collaboration
  • Joyce Gustafson Memorial Award
  • Charlie Parnell Memorial Award for Excellence in Special Education
  • Bradley G. Board Award for Excellence in Elementary Education
  • Spinnaker Awards for Volunteers, Business Partners and Contributors
  • Minnetonka Community Education Volunteer Awards
  • Ross McGlasson Award for Service Benefitting Youth in our Community

Those selected from the pool of nominees will be honored at the Celebration of Excellence Awards Event on Thursday, May 16. Please take a few minutes to acknowledge a teacher, staff member or community member for their dedication and impact.

Complete the submission form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/W8GVB5Z
Letters of support or other supplemental materials may be emailed to celebrateexcellence@minnetonkaschools.org

To learn about the various award criteria and to view past winners of the awards, visit the Celebration of Excellence website.

Questions? Please contact Executive Director of Communications JacQui Getty at jacqui.getty@minnetonkaschools.org or 952-401-5095.

Child-Centered Excellence Awards- Nominations Open!

Nominations are open for the annual Awards for Child-Centered Excellence. You are invited to nominate an outstanding educator, staff member or volunteer who is contributing to excellence in our district. Nominations must be submitted by March 1.

Elementary Schools Honored with PeaceMaker Awards

Scenic Heights Elementary, Deephaven Elementary, and Groveland Elementary were honored with Achieving Excellence Awards from Peacemaker Minnesota for their efforts regarding bullying prevention.

We Are One Football Camp

The second annual "We Are One" football camp brought together a great group of students, grades 3-12 with special needs to the high school football field for an afternoon of fun and connection.

Celebration of Excellence

Who do you respect and admire? Nominations are open for Minnetonka Schools' annual Awards for Child-Centered Excellence. Nominations must be submitted by March 1.