Sonoma County Office of Education

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Nominate a Colleague for the Golden Bell Award

04/30/2018 -

Golden Bell, no lineEach year, based on your nominations, we recognize outstanding SCOE Classified, Certificated, and Management employees through the Golden Bell Awards at our Back to School event.

If you would like to nominate an employee for this year's award, please complete these Golden Bell Award Nomination and the Golden Bell Award Nomination Justification forms and submit them by Friday, May 25, 2018 to the nominated employee's department supervisor.

Please note that all employees, whether or not they have received an award in the past, are eligible for nomination. Effective with the 2013 policy update on employee recognition, each certificated, classified, and management employee chosen as a Golden Bell winner will receive a $1,000 stipend in recognition of their exemplary service. Stipends will be paid in the calendar year that the awards are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact John Laughlin at 524-2729 or or Lynda Sue Pinochi at 524-2730 or