NCPTA Announces 2015-2016 Annual Award Recipients

NCPTA is excited to announce the winners of the 2015-16 Annual Awards Program.  The following PTAs and individuals will be recognized during our 2016 NCPTA State Convention Awards Celebration on Saturday, May 21, 2016.


Community Partner Award
  • Gideon Adams, Senior Manager of Program and Outreach, Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina, Wake County
Gwin Hughes Healthful Living Award
  • Cumberland International Early College High PTSA, 2nd Annual Community Health and Wellness Fair, Cumberland County
  • Jennifer Stenerson, Murrayville Elementary School, New Hanover County
Heroes and Helpers Award
  • Joelle Newman, Wrightsville Beach Elementary PTA, New Hanover County
  • Jessica Plasencia, Lewisville Elementary PTA, Forsyth County
Outstanding Student Service Award
  • Dauria Harrison, Aycock Middle School, Guilford County
Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Loretta McDaniel, Chicod Elementary/Middle PTA, Pitt County
  • Laney Hodges, Eastern Elementary PTA, Beaufort County
Principal of the Year Award
  • Joel Grim, Gordon Elementary School, Harnett County
  • Robert Christina, Pinecrest High School, Moore County
  • Michael Butler, Roanoke Valley Early College, Halifax County
School Nurse Award
  • Judy Vickers, Bitz Elementary School, Onslow County
Teacher of the Year Award
  • Carly Schwartz, Davenport A+ Elementary School, Caldwell County
  • Joan Colalillo, Penny Road Elementary School, Wake County
Membership Enrollment Recognitions

President’s Membership

  • Ed V. Baldwin Elementary School PTA, Cumberland County

Gold Acorn

  • John Codington Elementary PTA, New Hanover County

Ruby Acorn

  • Ashley High PTSA, New Hanover County
  • Brier Creek Year-Round Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Brooks Global Studies Magnet PTA, Guilford County
  • Charles Bugg Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • John Codington Elementary PTA, New Hanover County
  • East Garner Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Fuquay-Varina Middle PTSA, Wake County
  • Gordon Elementary PTA, Harnett County
  • Grand Oak Elementary PTA, Mecklenburg County
  • Green Hope Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Huntersville Elementary PTA, Mecklenburg County
  • Jamestown Middle PTSA, Guilford County
  • Mills Park Middle PTSA, Wake County
  • Northern Elementary PTA, Guilford County
  • Northern Guilford Middle PTSA, Guilford County
  • Northwoods Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Oakwood Elementary PTA, Catawba County
  • Old Richmond Elementary PTA, Forsyth County
  • Lawrence Orr Elementary PTA, Mecklenburg County
  • Page High PTSA, Guilford County
  • Pittman Elementary PTA, Halifax County
  • Providence Spring Elementary PTA, Mecklenburg County
  • Shughart Elementary PTA, Harnett County
  • Southeast Guilford Middle PTSA, Guilford County
  • Wesley B. Speas Elementary PTA, Forsyth County
  • Sternberger Elementary PTA, Guilford County
  • Summerfield Elementary PTA, Guilford County
  • Wrightsville Beach Elementary PTA, New Hanover County

Silver Acorn

  • John Codington Elementary PTA, New Hanover County
  • Northern Elementary PTA, Guilford County
Achievement Awards – Councils

Outstanding

  • New Hanover County PTA Council

Distinguished

  • Wake County PTA Council
Achievement Awards – Local Units

Outstanding

  • Ashley High School PTSA, New Hanover County
  • Armstrong Elementary School PTA, Cumberland County
  • Brooks Global Studies Magnet PTA, Guilford County
  • Pine Valley Elementary School PTA, New Hanover County
  • Stokesdale Elementary School PTA, Guilford County

Distinguished

  • Apex Friendship High PTSA, Wake County
  • Aycock Middle PTSA, Guilford County
  • Bitz Elementary PTA, Onslow County
  • Brier Creek Year-Round Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Charles Bugg Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Centennial Campus Middle PTSA, Wake County
  • John Codington Elementary PTA, New Hanover County
  • Davenport A+ Elementary PTA, Caldwell County
  • East Garner Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Fuquay-Varina Middle PTSA, Wake County
  • Gordon Elementary PTA, Harnett County
  • Heritage High PTSA, Wake County
  • Highcroft Drive Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Holly Springs Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • William A. Hough High PTSA, Mecklenburg County
  • Huntersville Elementary PTA, Mecklenburg County
  • Emsley Laney High PTSA, New Hanover County
  • Leesville Road Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • New Hanover High PTSA, New Hanover County
  • North Mecklenburg High PTA, Mecklenburg County
  • Northern Elementary PTA, Guilford County
  • Northern Guilford High PTSA, Guilford County
  • Northern Guilford Middle PTSA, Guilford County
  • Northwoods Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Penny Road Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Seventy First High PTA, Cumberland County
  • Shughart Elementary PTA, Harnett County
  • Sternberger Elementary PTA, Guilford County
  • Summerfield Elementary PTA, Guilford County
  • Washington GT Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Weatherstone Elementary PTA, Wake County
  • Mary C. Williams Elementary PTA, New Hanover County