June 2018 Staff of the Month

June 2018 Staff of the Month

Meet Amanda Davis, Secretary for Facilities and Staff Resources, the June 2018 recipient of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. Amanda is very helpful and always willing to give her time to the custodial and maintenance staff. She assists with computer access and passwords, assures that timecards are turned in for payroll, and helps to…

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May 2018 Staff of the Month

May 2018 Staff of the Month

Meet  Kathy Campbell, Professional Development Coordinator, the May 2018  recipient of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. Kathy exemplifies the standards of the LISD mission, purpose, and values with ease. She provides exceptional services, support, and leadership to all internal and external stakeholders with professional development services through events and classes. Her communication style is…

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LCEF Awards Over 435 Student Scholarships

LCEF Awards Over 435 Student Scholarships

The Lenawee County Education Foundation (LCEF) celebrated another year of educational achievements by local students, awarding a record number of over 435 scholarships to 275 students at its 33rd Annual Scholarship Program at Adrian College’s Dawson Auditorium on Sunday, May 6th. Scholarships awarded this year totaled above $475,000, no small feat for a county of…

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April 2018 Staff of the Month

April 2018 Staff of the Month

Meet Jahneka Dillard, Teacher Assistant, the April 2018 recipient of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. Jahneka is the teacher assistant in the LISD classroom for students with significant cognitive impairments (SCI). She went above and beyond by taking the initiative to seek out a new peer-to-peer experience for the students in the SCI classroom….

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March 2018 Staff of the Month

March 2018 Staff of the Month

Meet Terri Marriott, Special Education Administrative Secretary, the March 2018 recipient of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. Terri went above and beyond to assist Project SEARCH staff with the purchase of uniforms for incoming interns. She took it upon herself to travel to three different stores after her work day was finished, but could…

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February 2018 Staff of the Month

February 2018 Staff of the Month

Meet Robert Beaubien, Arlo Brandl, David Hillard, Matt Hodges, Kyle LaFollette, Tony Miller, Ben Murray, Justin Myers, and Brad Schoonover, the February 2018 recipients of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. In the fall, the LISD TECH Center was notified of a student using a wheelchair who would be attending the Computer Programming class and…

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Clinton and Onsted Schools Join LISD in Michigan’s Transformation Zone Initiative

Clinton and Onsted Schools Join LISD in Michigan’s Transformation Zone Initiative

The state’s Transformation Zone has added several partners this month, expanding its reach as it strives to improve instruction and encourage innovation in public schools. Lenawee Intermediate School District (LISD), a partner with the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) in its Transformation Zone initiative, added Clinton Community Schools and Onsted Community Schools. Saginaw ISD, another…

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January 2018 Staff of the Month

January 2018 Staff of the Month

Meet Tammy Francis, Sarah Douglas, Amy Elam, Roxanne Stringer, Robyn Fisher, Nikole Fether, and Dawn Skinner, the January 2018 recipients of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. When a local school district suffered the loss of a student, this crisis response team sprung into action. Without hesitation and with no warning other than an early…

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LISD Transportation Department Earns a 100% Pass Rating on Michigan School Bus Safety Inspection Report for 8th Consecutive Year

LISD Transportation Department Earns a 100% Pass Rating on Michigan School Bus Safety Inspection Report for 8th Consecutive Year

The Lenawee Intermediate School District (LISD) Transportation Department has earned the highest rating on a Michigan State school bus safety inspection report for the 2017-2018 school year. Michigan State Police (MSP) annually inspect all Michigan public school buses to determine if they meet state and federal safety specifications. Brakes, steering, suspension, first aid kits, warning lights,…

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Local Students Take Home County Debate Awards

Local Students Take Home County Debate Awards

High School Debate teams from Adrian, Blissfield, Hudson, and Lenawee Christian held a two-day tournament on December 5th and 6th. Students competed affirmative or negative on the issue set by the Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association (MIFA): “Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its funding and/or regulation of elementary and/or secondary education in…

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