Librarian and Nurse of the Year
Sponsoring Organizations: HISD Library Services and HISD Health and Medical Services Departments, respectively
Eligibility: only active campus librarians or school nurses (respectively) qualify to be nominated for these awards
Nomination Process: begins at the campus level. Most candidates are nominated by a colleague or a supervisor, but parents and other community members may also suggest nominees (contact the principal for details).
Selection Process: Each campus’ winner advances to the regional level for consideration, where one librarian and one nurse are selected for the districtwide competition. One winner in each category is then chosen from among the regional winners to be the district’s librarian and nurse of the year.
Special Notes: The Nurse of the Year Award is only given out every two years.