Two teachers from Haliburton Highlands Secondary School are being recognized in the 2016 Impact and Character Awards by the Trillium Lakelands District School Board.

Amy Klose has received the 2016 Teaching Impact Award of Excellence, and Tim Davies has won the 2016 Co-Curricular Impact Award of Excellence.

Director of Education Larry Hope says these awards are given to staff members who are recognized by peers, as well as students, parents, and the community as having a significant impact on their school.

Impact award winners will be celebrated at the TLDSB Evening of Excellence held at the Rene Caisse Theatre in Bracebridge on May 18th.