AWARDS

2016-2017 15th District PTA Awards

The 15th District PTA sponsors several awards programs for students, parents, teachers, administrators and schools in conjunction with Kentucky PTA and National PTA. The awards process begins at the local school and advances to the district, state and national levels. Refer to the Kentucky Leaders’ Notebook or the 15th District PTA Newsletter for entrance forms and rules. Nominees must be a member of a PTA/PTSA Unit in Good Standing in order to be eligible for awards or scholarships.

Please submit all award applications postmarked by there deadline to:

  • 15th District PTA
  • Att: Awards Chairperson
  • P.O. Box 35444
  • Louisville KY 40203-5444
Award Deadline Send To 15th District
Self Esteem Award

Self-Esteem-Award-Elementary

Self-Esteem-Award-Middle-Jr.-High-and-High-School

Rising Star Award      

20 Christa McAuliffe Rising Star Award

 

Feb 15th, 2017 Awards Chair
Hall of Fame Educator

Hall of Fame Educator Award

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Outstanding Male Involvement/Participation

Outstanding Male Involvement

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Outstanding Membership Campaign

Outstanding Membership Campaign

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Outstanding Local Unit Social Media Site

Outstanding Local Unit Social Media

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Outstanding Local Unit Newsletter

Outstanding Local Unit Newsletter

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Outstanding School Nurse

Outstanding School Nurse

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Outstanding Volunteer

Outstanding Volunteer Award

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Outstanding Local Unit Website

Outstanding Local Unit Website

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Volunteer Participation

Volunteer Participation Award

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair
Special Projects/Programs

Special Projects Programs

 

March 1, 2017 Awards Chair

 

 

Reflections Program

Reflections” is a National PTA arts in education program. Its purpose is to provide all children and youth with an opportunity to experience the self-fulfillment of creative expression through the arts. The primary goal of Reflections is for all children and youth to have the opportunity to participate. Although it is a program with recognition and awards at the local, district, state and national levels, the importance of participation should be emphasized over winning. Students may submit entries in the areas of music, photography, visual arts, literature, and dance. Each year there is a different theme for the program. For the 2017-2018 school year, the theme will be Within ReachParticipation in the Reflections Program is open to all students in attendance at a PTA/PTSA school in good standing where the program is sponsored. Entries are advanced through PTA channels. Packets are sent out to all schools, PTA presidents, art teachers, English teachers, music teachers, and P.E. teachers at the beginning of the school year.


 

Kentucky State PTA Awards

In addition to the 15th District PTA awards the Kentucky State PTA also offers several awards each year. To determine the deadline and eligibility requirements please click on the following link:

Leaders’ Notebook for PTAs and PTSAs

 


 

Rising Star Award

The purpose of the “Christa McAuliffe” Rising Star Award is to recognize a student who has successfully worked to improve his/her grades, attendance, attitude, character, and/or self-esteem. The object of this award is to help students feel good about themselves and their achievements.

This award is given in honor of Christa Mc Auliffe, teacher, “What are we doing here? Reaching for the stars.” Awards are given in the primary, intermediate, middle school, and high school categories. PTAs/PTSAs should work with school counselors, teachers, and principals in selecting a nominee from their school. Send entries to the Kentucky PTA office by February 1.

“Christa McAuliffe” Rising Star Award


 

The 2017-2018 Proudfoot Award for Outstanding School Board Member

Sponsored by the Kentucky PTA and the Kentucky School Boards Association. The Proudfoot Award is named after the late Dr. Warren H. Proudfoot, a member of the Rowan County Board of Education and past president of the Kentucky School Boards Association (KSBA). Created in 1992, the award recognizes a current school board member for distinguished leadership and community service.

The Proudfoot Award for Outstanding School Board Member