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Friday, January 10, 2020
Rosen Shingle Creek

4:30 p.m. | Registration and Reception
6 p.m. | Dinner and Program

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Attire | Business formal or cocktail attire is recommended.

Parking | Complimentary self-parking is available for all guests. The event will take place in the Sebastian Ballroom.

Hotel Accommodations | The Rosen Shingle Creek is offering a discounted room rate of $149 per room, single/double occupancy from Thursday, Jan. 9 through Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. Rates are based on availability. Guest(s) may call the hotel directly at 407.996.9939 and mention OCPS Stellar Awards.

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Congratulations to the 2019-20 Finalists

Teacher of the Year

Laura Emig | Avalon Middle
Jennifer Drone | Keene's Crossing Elementary
April Cooke | Rock Springs Elementary
Rob Paschall | West Creek Elementary
Rebecca Wesolowski | Westpointe Elementary

Support Person of the Year

Donna Zuefle | Blankner School
Gregory Chandler | Eccleston Elementary
Priscilla Colon | Glenridge Middle
Maria Seijo | Innovation Office
Melissa Pratt | Ridgewood Park Elementary

Principal of the Year

James Leslie | Lake Weston Elementary
Kimberly Hankerson | Riverside Elementary
Raquel Flores | Sally Ride Elementary

Assistant Principal of the Year

Suzanna Pacheco | Avalon Middle
Frederick Ray | Carver Middle
Kari Darr | Riverside Elementary

This annual employee recognition event will celebrate nearly 450 nominees across the district in four categories: Support Person of the Year, Assistant Principal of the Year, Principal of the Year and Teacher of the Year. Sixteen finalists will be introduced and four winners will be announced. The 2018-19 event sold-out to a crowd of over 1,500 people applauding our best of the best. 

CO-Presenting Sponsors

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Diamond Sponsors

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SILVER Sponsor

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Host sponsor

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Photography Sponsor

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