The Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation 9th Annual Gala & Hall of Fame will be Saturday, October 27 at the Embassy Suites La Vista.
Proceeds from Gala 2018 support 15 ongoing Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation programs providing funds to continue educational excellence that wouldn't otherwise be possble. The programs supported provide additional opportunities for over 10,000 students and 1,700 staff of Papillion La Vista Community Schools.
Gala serves as an occasion to publicly recognize new Hall of Fame Distinguished Alumni, Legendary Educators and Community Boosters.
Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame - The Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame recognizes alumni who have distinguished themselves in their careers and/or through exemplary public service. Nominees must have graduated from Papillion La Vista Community Schools.
Legendary Educator Hall of Fame - The Legendary Educator Hall of Fame recognizes the district's legendary teachers, coaches, and/or staff members who have had a positive impact on the lives of those they encountered. Nominees must have worked in the District for a minimum of ten years and must no longer be employed by the school district. A minimum of three supporting letters that clearly articulate how this individual had a positive impact on students and others is required.
Community Booster Hall of Fame - The Community Booster Hall of Fame recognizes outstanding support of Papillion La Vista Community Schools through private support and/or service. Letter of support must clearly articulate the nominee's outstanding service to the school district.
The Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation works with alumni, parents, staff, and community to provide opportunities and a margin of educational excellence for the students of Papillion La Vista Community Schools that would not happen any other way. By working to connect great schools to a caring community, the Foundation helps create and support opportunities that shape students' education, careers, and lives.
Fourteen Teacher Grants awarded for Fall 2019 totalling over $56,000. Click to read about recipients and their grants.Read More