Recognition Awards

Our school division’s motto Together We Learn comes to life when the people, who work for and with our students and our schools, go the extra mile and take initiative to contribute to the overall vitality of our schools and our school division. The Pembina HIlls Public Schools Board of Trustees honors these outstanding individuals with the PHPS Exemplary Service Award.

See our recent award winners

Nominate an employee, parent volunteer, contractor or community partner who is making a big difference for our students, schools and school division today!

The deadline for nominations is May 23rd. Nominations received after this date will be considered for the next school year.

Submit your completed nomination form to Tiffany Nanninga. Fax 780.674.3262 or email

This committee oversees the Exemplary Service Awards:
Pierre Ouimet, Principal, École Westlock Elementary School
Brett Cooper, Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources
Joan Gerun, Administrative assistant, École Westlock Elementary School
Gloria Victoor, Early Learning Teacher, École Westlock Elementary School