• Above and Beyond

  • This award is given monthly to a teacher, staff member, parent, or community volunteer who goes above and beyond to help deliver educational services to students.

    An employee must perform in an exceptional or outstanding capacity “above and beyond” the expectations of the job title to impact lives in a selfless manner. He/she must exemplify excellent behavior and inspire others to achieve a higher standard.

    A community member must make a significant contribution to further the mission of the district and display loyalty and collaboration. The award is given monthly throughout the school year. 

    Fill out the online Above & Beyond Award nomination form by clicking here. You can also download and print the form by clicking here. Please complete and send/pony the form to Erika Hall, Senior Communications Specialist, at the address below.

    The recipient's photo and story of how he or she goes above and beyond will be shared on the district website, TPS TV Station and the district community newsletter.

    Burnett Administrative Center

    624 SW 24th Street, Topeka, Kansas 66611

    Erika Hall, Senior Communication Specialist


    (785) 295-3079

    TPS Recognition Program


    Our most recent Above & Beyond Award winner is...

    Mr. Lee Thomas - Head Building Operator

    Landon Middle School

    Mr. Lee Thomas