Staff & Special Recognitions
Starlight Award– Formerly the 3M Award in honor of Marilyn Creedon, Mary Lu Saavedra, and Miriam Miller.
Winner: Dawn McGaha
Sunlight Award – Formerly known as the Marie Hirst Yochim Award
Winner: Christina Sloan
Grace Ward Calhoun Award
Winner: Tracie Morris
Tamassee Staff Educational Achievements
Rebecca Alford – Masters Degree Social Work
After School Student Awards
Winslet STAR Testing – Math Award
Winner: Gage M.
Winslet STAR Testing – Reading Award
Winslet STAR Testing – Early Literacy Award
Homework Wizard Award
Awesome Honor Roll Award
Perfect Attendance Award
Most Dedicated Learner Award
Most Improved Student Award – Sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Keller
Student of the Year Award – Sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Keller
Newest Friend Award
Arts & Crafts Award
Winslet STEM Award
Wellness & Health Award
Self-Improvement Champion Award
Winner: Gage M.
The Zen Zone Master Award
Relationship Builder Award
Sparkle Award/Spontaneous Motivator Award
Wonder Woman Award
Winner: Gage R.
Super Hero Award
The Rocket Award
Junior American Citizens Committee Awards
1st Place SC State in 1st grade level
1st Place SE Division in 1st grade level
2nd Place National in 1st grade level
Citizen of the Year Awards- Sponsored by Cahokia Mound Chapter
Dr. Martin Luther King Award
A-B Tracker Award
Passion People Award
Dignity Disciple Award
Courage Commander Award
Service Sensei Award
Winner: Gage M.
Most Dedicated Navigator Award
The Abacus Award
Citizenship Trophy & Six Flag Winners– The annual Citizens Cup trophy which was made possible by a gift from the Fox River Valley Chapter NSDAR, Algonquin, Illinois.
Early Childhood Learning Recognitions
4K Award Presentations
Best at Leading the Class to Adventurous Places
Best at Building Colossal Creations
Best at Creating Stories with Her Imagination
Best at Making Colorful Creations
College Scholarship Presentations
Deandre Ellis – Deandre is a former residential student who transitioned to our Life Bridge Program. We are grateful to continue supporting Deandre as he pursues his dreams of a career in education. Deandre will be finishing his Associates Degree this year at Tri-County Community and then continuing his education at University of South Carolina Upstate. Today we are awarding him the following endowed college scholarships.
Belatty Endowed College Scholarship
Emaline Edwards Endowed College Scholarship
John Sam and Zonell McPhail Lay Endowed College Scholarship
Lorraine and Harold Jennings Endowed College Scholarship
Charles Osborn Johnson Endowed College Scholarship
Chloe and Robert Hoaglin Endowed College College Scholarship
Mary Shutt Endowed College Scholarship
Perrin Wheaton Reynolds Endowed College Scholarship
Joan Howard Wallace Endowed College Scholarship
Katlyn Fortson – The Tamassee Student Association has awarded the Ralph H. Cain Memorial Scholarship to Katlyn Fortson. She has been accepted and will attend Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Georgia in the fall of 2021. Katlyn’s selected major is livestock production and agriculture. She is the grand-daughter of Mr. Rudy Fortson.