Over fifteen school board employees in Haliburton County are receiving Character Awards this year. Director of Education Larry Hope says the award highlights how important modeling good characters is to the school communities. T

he Characters awards are presented to staff or school community members who are nominated by community members, parents, students, or staff.

This is the list of Character Award Winners from Haliburton County:

  • Susanne Allen-Spiers, Teacher, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Linda Brandon, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Christine Duchene, Teacher, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Barb Fawcett, Community member, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Sharon Fennell, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Dave Freeman, First Student Manager, Stuart Baker ES
  • Shelley Garland-Bull, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Sandy Jackson, Bus Driver, Stuart Baker ES
  • Leanne Kennedy, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Lisa Malott, Teacher, Stuart Baker ES
  • Jackie Mayhew, Secretary, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Ian Patterson, Vice Principal, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Brianne Pocket, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Susan Rae, EA, Stuart Baker ES
  • Delane Sawyer, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Stephen Smith, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS
  • Douglas Sullivan, EA, Haliburton Highlands SS

The awards will be presented at the May 14th event in Bracebridge. If you see one of these fine individuals, make sure to congratulate them!