Awarded annually, the Excellence in Education Awards honor excellent teachers, administrators, and support staff in DeKalb County. Created in 1999 through the generosity of Yvonne Johnson, retired elementary school teacher in the Sycamore School District, the DeKalb County Excellence in Education Award Fund provides the opportunity to highlight those who are making a positive difference in our schools. Recipients receive $1,000, an engraved clock, and medallion.
The 2000-2014 Excellence in Education recipients in each of the five categories are:
For questions or more information, please contact Community Foundation Grants Director Tiffany McQueen Lewis at 815-748-5383 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Learn more about the Excellence in Education Awards >