The Natchitoches Parish School Board shall grant such merit awards as may be duly established by the Board to employees to encourage and reward outstanding performance and unusual and meritorious accomplishments.  Such awards shall include plaques and certificates of merit.  All such awards given shall be with the express approval of the Board.  Awards shall be made in a ceremonious manner as determined and developed by the Superintendent.


The following categories would be considered for awards:



Plaques (not to exceed $50.00):




National Board of Certified Teachers


District/State Principals of the Year


District/State Students of the Year


District/State Teacher of the Year


District/State Support Persons of the Year




Framed Certificates:






Individual School Teacher of the Year


Individual School Students of the Year


Individual School Support Persons of the Year



Ref:      Board minutes, 6-10-04


Natchitoches Parish School Board