2021 Distinguished Staff Award Nominations Are Now Open 

    The Distinguished Staff Award selection committee is no longer accepting nominations for the 2020 Distinguished Staff Award (DSA). We thank you for your nominations. The DSA is the highest award that a Topeka Public Schools staff member can receive. You can nominate an outstanding staff member by clicking here to fill out the official nomination form.

    A Topeka Public Schools staff member will be chosen as a winner in the following categories:

    • First-Year Elementary Teacher
    • First-Year Secondary Teacher
    • Building Leader
    • Classified Support Staff
    • Certified Support Staff
    • Custodian
    • Paraprofessional
    • Elementary School Educator
    • Middle School Educator
    • High School Educator
    • Office Personnel
    • Food Service
    • Operations
    • District Administration