EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION
The Excellence in Education Award was created by Sunset’s Booster Club
to honor the contributions made by Sunset High School’s many ﬁne staff members
and to publicly express the value the Sunset community places on education as a
profession. Supported this year by both the Booster Club and The Oregon Clinic,
the award will include a $1,500 cash prize that can be used for professional
Anyone who has been a Sunset staff member for a minimum of three full years is
eligible to receive the Excellence in Education Award. Recent winners have
included Alisa Harvey, Chris Rust, Jason Galbraith, John Sheu, June Yi, and Patti Larson.
Nominations can come from students, parents, and fellow staff members, and
should include speciﬁc examples of the nominee’s positive contributions to Sunset
The ﬁnal award will be based on consideration of the following qualities:
1. Cares about students
2. Values student input and comments
3. Always available for discussion
4. Always available for student needs
5. Always makes expectations clear and consistent
Nominations for staff members who reﬂect these qualities are due by 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 21st.
All nominations should be sent to Chris Bick via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or dropped off at Sunset’s Main Ofﬁce.
The winner of this year’s Excellence in Education Award will be announced at the Senior Awards Night on Thursday June 4th.