2016 Summit Awards

Individual Awards 

  • The New American Hero: one of CSUSA’s highest honors and is presented to a teacher who is idealized for his or her contribution to the next generation of Americans – our students.
  •  New Educator of the Year:  given to an instructional team member who in their first year taught in such a way as to positively change the lives of their students and doing so, is indeed changing the world.
  • Award of Excellence: given to a non-instructional team member who is Passionate about doing an outstanding job for their school, their team, parents and students.
  • Standing Ovation Award: given to a Support Center team member who personifies a dedicated work ethic as well as a commitment to excellence that is truly praiseworthy.
  • Students First Award: given to a Support Center people manager who exemplifies the pursuit of the purpose and passion of CSUSA – Putting Students First!
  • Service Anniversary: given to teachers, staff and team members celebrating 5, 10 and 15 years of service.

Student Awards

  • Francisca Gonzalez Positive Impact Scholarship – presented by All Uniform Wear
  • Phil Smith scholarship
  • Mary Schmit scholarship

School Awards

  • School Academic Performance - 2014-15 and 2015-16
  • Red Carpet Service Award: recognizes the schools who treat each of their guests – students, parents and the community as royalty, serving them unconditionally and with the heart of a servant leader.
  • Lighthouse Award: goes to one school in each region that does an exemplary job of lighting the path for parents and students by supporting full enrollment. They understand that full enrollment allows them to maximize the resources that every student receives.  Their diligent efforts light the path to achievement and success.