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Helen E. Taylor School
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Awards

 

At Helen E. Taylor School, we believe in recognizing the academic and social achievements of our students. Student achievement is recognized through a wide variety of Academic, Fine Arts, and athletic awards.
These awards are the hi-light of our June Year-end assembly. Throughout the year we recognize student achievement through our Student of the Month and Junior High Honor Roll awards. Our June, Year-end Assembly, awards include:


Honour Roll – students who have maintained an 80% average in all their subjects for the term

Honour Medallions – students who have achieved honour roll standing in each of the three terms during the school year.

Honour Pins – students who have achieved an average of 80% in one or more of their core subjects (Math, LA, Science, and Social)

Junior High Band (Gr. 7 & Gr. 8/9) – student(s) who demonstrates good leadership skills in band and who has achieved excellent performance level on their instrument.

Junior High Most Improved Award (Gr. 7, 8, & 9) - student who has shown the greatest improvement in their schoolwork, behavior, or attitude.

Top Academic – student who achieves the highest average throughout their subjects in grades 7, 8, & 9.

Male Athlete – student who demonstrates excellence in athletic ability, attitude, and coachability.

Female Athlete - student who demonstrates excellence in athletic ability, attitude, and coachability.

Glenn Knutson Memorial – student who demonstrates excellence in athletic ability, attitude, and coachability, both within the school and throughout their community.

Barry Young Memorial – student who demonstrates a commitment to their studies, is cooperative and respectful to staff and students, and can best be described as our “best all round student”.

Citizenship – student who demonstrates good citizenship skills, such as politeness, cooperative, works hard at their studies, helps out around the school, and is involved in their community.

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NEW  Elementary Awards

The Good Sport Award
This award is presented to the student who demonstrates good sportsmanship and a positive attitude.

The Helping Hand Award
This award is earned by a student who is always looking for ways to be helpful to fellow students and staff.

The Eternal Optimist Award
An Eternal Optimist is one who can always see the positive side of every situation.  They never give up.

The Good Earth Award
This recipient is constantly concerned about the environment, and takes action to care for our Earth.

The Organization Expert Award
This award is earned by a student who prepares themselves on a daily basis in every way to ensure success at school.