The Howell of Fame Award recognizes excellence of character, performance and service of those who serve the Francis Howell School District as employees, volunteers and patrons.
Persons eligible for the Howell of Fame Award include:
- teachers, librarians and guidance counselors
- administrators, school nurses, teacher assistants and non-teaching professional staff
- support personnel, such as transportation, food service, maintenance, custodial and secretarial employees
- lay persons such as volunteers, members of parent groups and individual residents who have made a significant contribution to the district
Procedure for completing nominations
Any current or former employee or resident of the Francis Howell School District is eligible to nominate a person from any of the four categories listed above.
Nominations are made by completing the Nomination Form
The selection of the winner is based solely on the information received on the form, thus, care should be taken to describe the nominees’ contributions to the students of Francis Howell that go above and beyond their assigned work.
Please complete this Nomination Form and e-mail to email@example.com or you may complete a Nomination Form located in your school office and send it in a sealed envelope through the Francis Howell inter-office mail or U.S. mail to: Howell of Fame Awards Committee, Attention: Mary Jo Griffin, Francis Howell School District, 4545 Central School Road, St. Charles, MO 63304-7113. All nominations must be received in Mary Jo Griffin’s office by 4:00 PM on Wednesday-April 11, 2012.
The selection committee is composed of a minimum of one representative from each district building. The building representative(s) will be the Howell of Fame winner(s) from the two previous years. If there is not a current Howell of Fame winner the building representative will be a previous Howell of Fame winner from that building or a representative appointed by the Principal.
Number of awards given
The number of awards is tentatively set at ten per year. The number may be changed to provide the flexibility needed to make the best choices.
Announcement of nominations & final selection of winners
The selection committee will notify the winners prior to the recognition celebration in May. All nominees will be notified that they were considered for a Howell of Fame Award.
Presentation of awards
The 2012 Howell of Fame Awards will be presented at a Reception and Program on Monday, May 7th, 2012. This gala evening will be an appropriate honor for those who have served Francis Howell so well.
Click here for the nomination form.
Click here to see past Howell of Fame winners.
Nominations can be emailed to Sandi Lebeau. Save your nomination form and send it as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.