Do you know someone in District 47 who’s going above and beyond for their students, school or the district?
District 47's Elevate program recognizes District 47 employees who uphold and exemplify the district’s mission, vision and core values (see below) and who are making a difference in the lives of students, schools and the community.
Any District 47 staff member is eligible for recognition and anyone (students, staff, parents and community members) can submit a nomination. Nominations are reviewed by the Elevate staff recognition committee, comprised of educators and staff across the district. Nominees and winners are announced three times a year - November, February and April. Nominations for the November 2022 recognition are now open. The deadline to submit a nomination for the November recognition is Friday, October 14, 2022.
Sponsorships: Starting with the 2022-23 school year, the district is looking for local businesses to sponsor the Elevate program. For more information about sponsorship, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Mission, Vision and Core Values
Empowering All Students: Learners Today - Leaders Tomorrow
Learners are empowered when they:
Demonstrate academic growth by being independent and strategic learners.
Apply the life skills of collaboration, communication, citizenship, character, critical thinking, and creativity in real-world situations.