Canyon Creek Elementary PTA Awards

Our PTA is thrilled to have the honor of recognizing outstanding individuals every year. Each winter a committee is created, consisting of prior winners and PTA leadership to select individuals who are deserving for their dedication to our kids. 

Check out the most current PTA Award Announcement (2018-19 school year).

Golden Acorn Award: 

Recognizes an individual volunteer who has given outstanding volunteer service to all children in the school community.  This acknowledges service by an individual "above and beyond" a particular job description.       

2019 - Barby Taheri
 
Previous Golden Acorn Recipients:
2018 - Robin Zaback
2017 - Jeana Schroeder
2016 - Melissa Kline
2015 - Melissa Arnold and Tess Davis
2014 - Colette Puoci
2013 - Julie Kerr
2012 - Melanie Monson, Stephanie Tastad
2011 - Kymberly Hardan
2010 - Lori Hays
2009 - Julie Wilder, Stephanie Sivertson, Barb Pope
2008 - Mary White, Terri Jaenson, Steve Schefter
2007 - Jodi Ehlers, Jennifer Cox
2006 - Patty Bourne, Lynn Fleming
2005 - Nancy Plenert, Jill Simmons, Jeff Booth
2004 - Cindy Hanson, Yuno Marioni, Kristi Hannigan
2003 - Jennifer Sciarrino, Anne Sorensen
2002 - Jolene Taylor, Mindy Walderhaug, Christy Ferguson
2001 - Mary Wagner, Sue Spence, Marie McDowell
2000 - Michell Maas, Shari Baird
1999 - Simi Pearce, Kim Green
1998 - Patty Howell, Kathy Bellin, Doug& Leanne Maxwell
1997 - Karen Johns, Cheryl Lanois
1996 - Margaret Rosenbaum, Amy Resnik
 

Outstanding Educator Award:

Recognizes an individual educator who goes beyond the normal expectations of their jobs to make the learning environment fun, beneficial, and challenging for students.  

2019 - Dylan D'entremont

Previous Outstanding Educator Recipients:
2018 - Elliot Gray
2017 - Rebecca Andrick and Deanna Watson
2016 - Sandy Kope
2015 - Kathleen Dunn and Susan Nakatsu
2014 - Joanne Burkett
2013 - Cindy Ries
2012- Yuy-Pey Lin
2011 - Karen Emery
2010 - Serena Lindley
 

Outstanding Advocate Award:  

Recognizes an individual for continued and dedicated service to all children and a demonstrated commitment to helping create strong policies relating to the health, welfare, safety, and education of children and youth.
 
2019 - Karen Rogers
 
Previous Outstanding Advocate Recipients:
2018 - Suzanne Ducotey
2017 - Robert (Bob) Graff
2016 - Jodi Ehlers and Chrissy Baumgartner
2015 - Mark Mayberry
2014 - Melissa Barton, Rodeen Peterson and Megan Kearney
2013 - Chris Russell
2012 - Amber Manning
2011 - Stephanie Tastad
2010 - Julia Lacey
 

Lifetime Membership Award:

The Honorary Life Membership Award recognizes an individual who has contributed significantly to the development, growth, and sustainability of a local PTA or council. It is awarded to someone who has shown extraordinary commitment to the PTA’s vision and mission.

2019 - Melissa Kline

Previous Lifetime Membership Award Recipients: 
2015 - Mary White