School/Teacher Recognition


California Distinguished Schools

Contact:
   Lori Breyer, School Support Coordinator
   (707) 445-7019

California County Offices of Education consult with schools eligible for recognition as California Distinguished Schools. Assistance is provided with award applications and site validation visits.


Excellence in Teaching Award

Contact:
   Stacy Young, Program Manager
   (707) 445-7077

The Excellence in Teaching Award honors Humboldt County credentialed kindergarten through 12th grade classroom teachers who have shown personal qualities and professional expertise indicative of an exceptional teacher.


Jean Olson Career Achievement Award

Contact:
   Stacy Young, Program Manager
   (707) 445-7077

The Jean Olson Career Achievement Award recognizes veteran Humboldt County kindergarten through 12th grade teachers for lifelong contributions to students, educators and their communities. The award memorializes longtime Humboldt County Board of Education member and community volunteer, Jean Olson, who passed away in 1998.