Nominate a staff member to be recognized for excellence in education! Applications are being accepted now.
Do your kiddos have great teachers this year? A favorite bus driver? Has someone gone above and beyond for your child or family? Well now you can show you appreciation to the Dexter Community School’s entire staff (current or former) with a Dread Strong Staff Appreciation Award by making a donation in their honor to the Educational Foundation of Dexter.
Teachers – Principals – Bus Drivers – Para Educators – Custodians – Office Staff – Student Teachers – Librarians – Coaches – Any current or former DCS employee
How will my nominee be honored?
Every nominee will receive:
- A certificate indicating his or her “above and beyond” actions
- His or her name engraved on Dread Strong Staff Appreciation Award plaque on permanent display in each building
- Recognition on our website as a Dread Strong Staff Appreciation Award recipient
100% of the donations received will be allocated to the teacher grants program through the EFD.
Is it possible to honor a fantastic staffer who has since retired?
Yes – it is! Follow the steps above and we will make sure the award is delivered to your honoree or his or her family.
Take a few minutes today to honor those Dexter Community Schools staff members who work so hard to shape the lives of our children!
For nearly 30 years, the Educational Foundation of Dexter has been an invaluable resource for your favorite dedicated teacher to obtain funding for enhanced learning opportunities. Since our inception in 1985, the foundation has awarded oover $780,000.00 in the form of teacher grants, touching students in each and every school.
If your child has enjoyed any of the programs supported by the EFD during his or her academic career, you’ve experienced EFD funding at work. Your donation will provide seed money for additional grants and new internship and scholarship programs the EFD is developing. What better way to honor a special teacher, principal, bus driver or DCS retiree?
How to Nominate and Donate:
Just fill out the Dread Strong Staff Appreciation Award form here.
___Drop form and check off at any Dexter School.
___Mail form and check to EFD, P.O. Box 385 Dexter, MI 48130.
___Or donate online. Follow link to nomination form below. Once you submit form, you may make your donation via Paypal – credit cards accepted.
Again, all applications received by May 31, 2016 will be in the DCS staffer’s hands before the end of this school year. Donations received after June 1, 2016 will be delivered to staff members in Fall 2016. Thanks!