Foothills School Division News: Parent of Distinction Awarded to Connie Cunningham

Congratulations to parent Connie Cunningham, a recipient of the 2015 Parent of Distinction Award, presented by the Alberta School Councils’ Association. Connie has been a tireless supporter of Education for fourteen years, with her involvement spanning the cycle of her children’s education in FSD, from 2001 all the way through to present day with the upcoming graduation of her youngest child from FCHS/AHSFA this spring. She has also served at Percy Pegler and Okotoks Junior High schools, and was nominated by FSD’s Council of School Councils (COSC). Thank you to Connie and all school council representatives and parent volunteers throughout FSD for all you do to enhance educational opportunities for students! FCHS/AHSFA will host an event on June 9th to celebrate Connie’s contributions.

The Parent of Distinction Award recognizes an individual who demonstrates ability to promote parental involvement in the public education system. This individual is a dynamic leader who encourages opportunity to influence student learning success in the school community. Connie, an exemplary volunteer, has been enriching schools with her contributions over the past 14 years and is a much deserving recipient of this provincial award.