Evening of Stars – 20th Anniversary Celebration
Evening of Stars – 20th Anniversary Celebration – When: May 16th 2014
5:30 pm Vilar Performing Arts Center Awards Ceremony – free to attend.
7:30 pm Dinner and Dancing at the Park Hyatt, Beaver Creek – $40
Evening of the Stars is an annual gala event recognizing Eagle County School District teachers, staff and volunteers for excellence in our public schools.
The event has acknowledged approximately 600 Eagle County Schools’ teachers since the event was first held in 1994. Awards include Outstanding Educator for each school, Rookie of the Year for elementary, middle, and high school grades, Friend of Education and new this year, a Stellar Support Staff Award. Nominations are open to parents, community members, teaching colleagues, and students. NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.
As well, Distinguished Teacher Scholarship are awarded at Evening of the Stars. The Distinguished Teacher Scholarship is designed to reward and promote excellence in teaching in Eagle County by providing funding to public school educators who wish to continue study in specific subject areas to obtain advanced degrees or certification. To date, 31 teachers have benefited from these scholarships to participate in Masters Degree programs, intensive summer language immersion programs, and more. Public K-12 teachers in Eagle County who apply and are awarded agree to remain in an Eagle County Schools teaching position for a minimum of three years following the completion of studies. The application deadline for this years scholarship cycle ended on Monday, March 17, 2015.
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED
Event Nomination Forms:
- Friend of Education Nomination Form in English
- Impreso de nominación para el Amigo de la Educación en Español
- *NEW* Stellar Support Staff Award Nomination Form in English
- *Nuevo* Impreso de nominación del Personal de Apoyo Estelar en Español
- Outstanding Educator Nomination Form in English
- Impreso de nominación para el Educador Excepcional en Español
- Rookie of the Year Nomination Form in English
- Impreso de nominiación para el Novato del Año en Español
Distinguished Teacher Award:
LOCATION: Beaver Creek
VENUE: Vilar Performing Arts Center
DATE: May 16th, 2014