Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016
Sharla Flakus, food and nutrition services director for Eudora Schools, received the district's Apple Award in a surprise presentation at Eudora Elementary.
"This award is special because it shows the difference that any of our employees can make in Eudora Schools," Splichal said during a school awards assembly. "Our recipient today is a great example of just that."
The nomination for Flakus included the following comments to illustrate her dedication:
Twice a year, the Eudora Schools Apple Award honors one employee, in any position, who has demonstrated outstanding service or achievement. Nominations are submitted by any employee in the district and evaluated by a selection committee representing a diverse group of job titles.
"There is never a shortage of great nominations for this award," Splichal said, "and it's clear that Sharla represents the qualities of commitment, dedication, compassion and creativity that make our district so special."