Extra Mile Award

The PEI Home and School Federation Extra Mile Award commenced in the 2004 - 2005 school year. This award recognizes teachers and/or staff personnel, who exemplify going the extra mile - over and above the call of duty. Two recipients will be announced and a presentation made at their respective schools during Teacher / Staff Appreciation Week.

  1. There shall be two “Extra Mile Awards” presented annually, one in the Eastern region schools and a second in the Western region schools of Prince Edward Island.
  2. The selection committee shall consist of at least three members of the PEIHSF Board and Home and School Association representatives, where necessary.
  3. Nomination forms will be sent to the PEIHSF office.
  4. Nominations are to be submitted by a local Home and School Association or an individual member. Supporting letters are welcomed from school administrators and students.

Describe in a maximum of three pages, the nominee’s contribution in the following areas:

  1. Details of volunteer service to Island students and/or youth
  2. Demonstrated caring attitude towards Island students and youth
  3. Evidence of going the extra mile in assisting a student(s) achieve academically, socially or in other areas of school life
  4. Demonstrated ability to motivate young adults.
  5. Evidence that time given bettered the life of these young Islanders.

Support letters from parents, teachers, other school staff and students will also be accepted.

Extra Mile Award Nominations Deadline: January 15, 2016

If you have any questions please contact us for more information.

 

Year

Annual Volunteer Award Recipients

2015

Tara Hill Burke & Shelly Keenan

Souris Regional Home and School Association

Awarded:  April 11, 2015

2014

Gwen Clements

Bloomfield Home and School Association

Awarded:  April 12, 2014

2013

Brenda Fraser

Queen Charlotte Home and School Association

Awarded:  April 13, 2013

2012

Patricia McKenna

Kinkora High Parent Council/Home & School

Awarded: April 14, 2012

2011

Teri Hall

Souris Consolidated Home and School / Council

Awarded: April 16, 2011

2010

Laura Lee Walsh (Posthumous)

Montague Consolidated Home and School Association

Awarded: April 17, 2010

2009

Suzanne Murphy

Westisle Parent Council/St. Louis & M.E. Callaghan Home and School Associations

Awarded: April 18, 2009

2008

Rhoda Speare

West Kent Home and School Association

Awarded: April 12, 2008

2007

Katherine Linkletter

PEI Home and School Federation Board

Awarded: April 14, 2007

2006

Lynn Thompson

Stonepark Home and School Association

Awarded: April 8, 2006

2005

Bonnie MacDonald

West Kent Home and School Association

Awarded: April 2, 2005

2004

Lissa Profit

St. Louis Home and School Association

Awarded: April 3, 2004

2003

Neila Auld

Englewood Home and School Association

Awarded: April 12, 2003

2002

Bonnie MacDonald

Central Queen's Home and School Association

Awarded: April 20, 2002

2001

Anne Marie Arsenault

Miscouche Home and School Association

Awarded: April 28, 2001

2000

Joanne Dykerman

Central Queen's Home/School Association

Awarded: April 15, 2000

1999

Karen MacAdam

St. Jean's Home and School Association

Awarded: April 24, 1999

1998

Kathy Jussaume

St. Jean's Home and School Association

Awarded: April 18, 1998

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