The ceremony for the presentation of the 2012 J. Russell Kent Awards was held on May 21, 2012. We had approximately 250 attendees who came to honor the 20 award winners from across the county. You can download the event program here.
The exciting and innovative programs include:
- Belmont-Redwood Shores School District: Central Elementary – Institution Constitution
- Cabrillo Unified School District: El Granada Elementary – The Dolphin Club
- Hillsborough School District: West Hillsborough Elementary – Operation Risk
- Jefferson Elementary School District: District Wide – Family Literacy and Health Day
- Jefferson Elementary School District: Susan B. Anthony Elementary – 3rd Grade Wilderness School
- Jefferson Union High School District: Terra Nova High School – Social Communication
- Jefferson Union High School District: District Wide – Life Skills Program
- Menlo Park School District: Encinal Elementary – Bayside Explorers
- Menlo Park School District: Encinal/Laurel Elementary – Living the Diversity
- Pacifica School District: Vallemar School – Mouse Squad
- Redwood City School District: Clifford Elementary – FOSS Science Leadership Team
- Redwood City School District: North Star Elementary – Festival of Words
- Redwood City School District: Roosevelt Elementary – Project Based Learning
- San Bruno Park Elementary School District: Allen Elementary – Fractions: Academic Music
- San Carlos School District: District Wide – Rite of Passage Experiences (ROPES)
- Sequoia Union High School District: Sequoia High School – SAFE Program
- Sequoia Union High School District: Carlmont High School – S.O.S. Program
- San Mateo Foster City School District: Brewer Island Elementary – Life Skills Program
- San Mateo Foster City School District: Audubon Elementary – Audubon Technology Program
- South San Francisco Unified School District: Los Cerritos Elementary – School Wide Reform Initiative
In addition, the Emily Garfield Award for counseling programs went to Diahanna Flores from Brentwood Academy in the Ravenswood School District.
Congratulations to all of the winners!