Brainerd Public Schools accepting nominations for Above and Beyond awards

Brainerd Public Schools accepting nominations for Above and Beyond awards

April 19, 2021 News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

Brainerd, MN (April 19, 2021)

Many Brainerd Public School employees go above and beyond assigned job expectations every day to ensure students receive a high-quality education in a safe and positive learning environment.

The Brainerd Public Schools Above and Beyond Award is intended to annually recognize employees who demonstrate a positive attitude that inspires others and consistently go above and beyond what is expected so students can be successful.

Eligibility: All employees, full- or part-time, are eligible for this award regardless of their job classification or other awards received.

Nominations: A student, parent, staff member, or community member can nominate an employee. Nominations can be completed online and submitted electronically or completed by hand and mailed in. To submit an electronic nomination go to To receive a copy of the nomination form to submit by mail, contact Janet Horn at Washington Educational Services Building, 804 Oak St., Brainerd, MN 56401. Nominations will be accepted through June 4.

The selection process will involve a committee, made up of district staff and administrators, to review nominations, and make recommendations.

Each winner will receive an award during the district-wide Back to School Celebration.

In partnership with the community, Brainerd Public Schools will ensure all students achieve their individual potential by providing the highest quality programs and resources to prepare learners for an ever-changing global society. For more information about Brainerd Public Schools, please see