Award for Excellence Winner for September 2019

Mrs. Kathy Walker: Special Education Teacher at Westside Elementary School is our winner of the NPS Award for Excellence for September 2019.

Thank you, Mrs. Walker, for your dedication, hard work, and service to our students and the NPS community!

 Listed below are excerpts from some of the submitted narratives of Mrs. Walker's nomination:

  • Mrs. Walker constantly makes the people around her feel supported, even on tough days. 
  • Mrs. Walker is a devoted, reliable, and organized teacher. She is always available for students, staff, and parents. 
  • Mrs. Walker cares deeply about each of her students and their individual needs.  She works hard to provide them with the skills needed to be successful at school and in life.
  • Mrs. Walker is a team player with staff and works hard to make Westside an amazing school!
  • I appreciate the advice and leadership that Mrs. Walker has shown to her paras over the years. 
  • Mrs. Walker can be counted on to serve her students in a caring and professional manner. It is evident that she truly cares about all of her students. 
  • Mrs. Walker is always willing to help others.  She has a good relationship with the staff as well as her students.  

Kathy received her award at the Board of Education meeting on Monday, September 9th at 6:30 p.m. here at Central Office. 

Please congratulate Mrs. Walker on this well-deserved award!