Burbank’s Emma Avila earned a Character Education Award for her Courage. No matter what challenge is presented, she always performs with responsibility, respectfulness and genuine care for all of those around her. Emma helps English Learner students with her multi-lingual abilities and consistently volunteers to help other students when needed. She has a contagious smile and brings joy to Burbank Elementary School.
Proud to be MCS
The Employees Making a Difference awards celebration was Tuesday, January 23. The annual event recognizes and honors the contributions of classified staff to public education. Six employees were nominated: Davis’ Jill Hayes; Enochs’ Candelario Monroy; Lakewood’s Jamie Morrill; Bret Harte’s Vi Tran; Gregori’s Gloria Tellez; and Burbank’s Nancy Vernacchio. Four employees represented the District at the countywide event: Jill Hayes, Candelario Monroy, Jamie Morrill and Nancy Vernacchio.