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CAPE Nominations

Drauden Point Families,


The CAPE Awards honor the best educators, support staff and volunteers across PSD202.  Drauden Point is looking for nominations for a teacher, a support staff and a parent/guardian/non-parent adult volunteer!!!  Nominations are due Wednesday, January 17, 2018!!!


***Each school is allowed only one winner in each category.*** You can email me directly with your nomination AND reason for your nomination or send in a hard copy to  me in a sealed envelope.  Please read below the characteristics of each for your reference when making a nomination:

Teacher of the Year- must demonstrate:
- Leadership by establishing or enhancing something that benefits the community;
- Commitment, responsibility, respect, fairness, caring and citizenship;
- Leadership and dedication that inspires a love of learning in students of all backgrounds and abilities;
- Outstanding character
- Education initiatives that yield positive results in student behavior, school climate and academic performance
- Excellence in leadership, teaching, student achievement, parent involvement and community support

Support Staff of the Year – (includes food service operators, custodians, aides, secretaries, clerks, bookkeepers, paraprofessionals, special education personnel, school resource officers, and employees not recognized in another category.) Must demonstrate:
- Dedication to all students of all backgrounds and abilities;
- Outstanding character that yields positive results in student behavior and/or school climate
- Dedication to the district and its community
- Exemplary service to the school/district/community

Parent/Guardian/Non-Parent Adult Volunteer of the year - The spirit of school improvement relies upon the active involvement of parent, guardian and non-parent adult volunteers. Nominees for this award could include:
- A parent/guardian who truly made a difference and gave freely of their time while keeping the best interests of the Plainfield School in mind
- Non-parent volunteers who have helped the Plainfield School in some unique and meaningful way


All nominees will be reviewed with our PTO at our next PTO meeting.


If you have any questions please feel free to call me at 815-577-4900 or email me at




Patrick Flynn, Principal

Drauden Point Middle School


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