Board Recognitions November 2016

Posted by Steve Scheffler on 11/30/2016 11:05:00 AM

In the spotlight

Timmerman pledges

Timmerman Elementary students Julia Mueller, Maddie Worley, Gabriel Cancino, and Martin Thai led the pledge to the United States and Texas flags, respectively.


Special Olympics

The district's award-winners from the sixth competition at the State Special Olympics were honored at the Board meeting. Several Hendrickson HS students were recognized, including (l. to r.) swimmer Benji Garcia (4th place in 25-meter backstroke, 5th place in 25-meter freestyle, 5th place in 50-meter freestyle), golfer William Mullican (bronze medal), swimmer Dalton Anthony (2nd place in 25-meter freestyle, 3rd place in 50-meter freestyle), golfer Auggie Zippe (gold medal), golfer Daulton Swenson (silver medal), golfer Hiro Jones (silver medal), and golfer Dylan Teague (silver medal).


EOMs November 2016

PfISD Employees of the Month were recognized. These inaugural awards went to (l. to r.) Jennifer Davis, staff accountant in the finance department, and Rebecca Wright, special education teacher at Timmerman Elementary.


Finance Department

PfISD's finance department was recognized for several recent awards, including the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials; and the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (for the 7th consecutive year) from the Government Finance Officers Association. The department also achieved a Superior rating from the Texas Education Agency's 2016 School Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas (FIRST). Pictured with the board (l. to r.) are Lisa Campbell, budget analyst; Mary Rabalais, business services director; Dr. Kenneth Adix, CFO; and Craig Pruett, director of purchasing.