A California Distinguished School is an award given by the California State Board of Education to public schools within the state that best represent exemplary and quality educational programs. Approximately five percent of California schools are awarded this honor each year following a selection process.
Common Sense Schools are committed to deep implementation of the Common Sense Digital Citizenship Curriculum. Earning the Common Sense School badge is a symbol of our dedication to helping students think critically and use technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate.
Through the Honor Roll School program, The Campaign for Business Excellence and Education (CBEE) identifies and recognizes higher performing schools in the state, particularly higher poverty schools that are closing achievement gaps and those with a focus on STEM proficiency. The CBEE Honor Roll is the only school recognition program in the state using only student achievement outcomes as the criteria and is a growing resource for all schools to learn about best practices that increase student achievement.
Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) Medal Recipients- ALL SCHOOLS
This program is aimed at achieving a positive and safe behavioral climate in schools. One of the most important ways to improve behavior is to have clear, specific behavioral and academic expectations that are consistently demonstrated by everyone at the school.
The California Civic Learning Award of Merit recognizes schools that engage students in quality civic learning and the award exists to identify successful models that can be replicated in other schools
The California School Boards Association Golden Bell Awards Golden Bell Awards promotes excellence in education and school board governance by recognizing outstanding programs and governance practices of school boards in school districts and county offices of education throughout California. Golden Bell Awards reflect the depth and breadth of education programs and governance decisions supporting these programs that are necessary to address students’ changing needs.
The Gold Ribbon Awards recognize California schools that have made gains in implementing the academic content and performance standards adopted by the State Board of Education. These include the California Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics, California English Language Development Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards.
|2016: All CESD State Preschool programs are given a 5-Star Rating, the highest possible rating for preschool programs|
The Title I Academic Achievement Award honors Title I schools that have demonstrated success in significantly closing the achievement gap between high and low-performing students.
CENTRALIA SCHOOL DISTRICT
Employees of the Year
Certificated: Jamie Malchak, Danbrook
Classified: Billy Griffin, Buena Terra, Marie Delgado, Buena Terra and Donna Arambula, Food Services
Certificated: Lori Marcoly, G.B. Miller
Classified: Kelli Lilavois, GB MIller School
Certificated: Amanda Ocampo, G.H. Dysinger
Classified: Martha Young, Centralia School
Certificated: Jennifer Faulhaber, Dysinger
Classified: Patty Jansen, Student Services
Certificated: Jennifer Lee, Danbrook
Certificated: Kelli Troescher, Raymond Temple
Classified: Sheri Evans, Dysinger
Certificated: Linda Koning, Centralia
Classified: Cecilia Hinojosa
Certificated: Janette Martel
Classified: Cecilia Halliburton Bailey
Certificated: Sandy O'Dea, Raymond Temple
Classified: Don Pope, Warehouse- District Office
Certificated: Elizabeth Cruz
Classified: Charlene Fields, MOT- District Office
Certificated: Pat Luft
Classified: Mary Kamhi, C&I, District Office
Certificated: Donna Harlan
Classified: Linda Cross
Certificated: Tiffany Rodriguez, Buena Terra
Classified: Wan Yoo, C&I District Office
Certificated: Renamarie Gibbs, Raymond Temple
Classified: Wes Wagner, Lead Custodian - District Office
Certificated: Rhonda Lemon, Dysinger
Classified: Mary Ann Alvarado, Office Manager, District Office
Certificated: Kim Hansen, Dysinger
Classified: Carole Martin, Los Coyotes
Certificated: Michelle Stewart, Miller
Classified: James Ko, Custodian -Walter Knott
Certificated: Linda Koening, Centralia
Classified: Diane Hedtke, San Marino
Certificated: Tamara Thomsen, Dysinger
Classified: Emilia Frias-Lopez, Danbrook
Certificated: Lorraine Test, Walter Knott
Classified: Debi Miles, District Office
Certificated: Dorothy Robertson, Walter Knott
Certificated: Catherine Pratt, Raymond Temple
Certificated: Donna Marie Nomann, Centralia
Certificated: Doreen Job, Raymond Temple
Certificated: Barbara Watson, Dysinger
Certificated: Karla Wells, Dysinger