Together with Papillion La Vista Community Schools, the Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation works to recognize those staff members who go above and beyond through an annual awards ceremony. Nominate a deserving individual for a Greatness Award!

The Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation provides a cash prize for Greatness Awards winners in five categories:

  • Elementary Teacher/Specialist
  • Secondary Teacher/Specialist
  • Rookie of the Year
  • Classified Staff Member
  • Foundation/Kids Club Staff Member

Nominations for the 2017 Greatness Awards are due on Thursday, April 20. Learn more about the Greatness Awards and download a nomination form here! Nominations for Elementary Teacher/Specialist, Secondary Teacher/Specialist, Rookie of the Year, and Classified Staff Member can be mailed to 420 S. Washington Street, Papillion, NE 68046, or emailed to Nominations for Foundation/Kids Club Staff Member can be mailed to 242 W. Grant St, Papillion, NE 68046, or emailed to

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