March 2017 Staff of the Month

Meet Stefani Kozlowski, Secretary – Transportation Department for the LISD, the March 2017 recipient of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. When Jaki Smith, LISD Transportation Director, was out of the office for an extended period of time earlier this year, Stefani went “above and beyond: with customer service as her number one priority”. Stefani…

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LISD Adult Transition Support Services (ATSS) Students Donate Blankets to the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital

LISD TECH Center Adult Transition Support Services (ATSS)  students visited the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital on February 20, 2017, to donate 5 blankets they made.  While learning new skills like following a pattern and cutting and using a sewing machine, students were able to make a flannel quilt and fleece blankets for the young Mott’s patients.  This was a special…

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Project Unify students hold their first Arctic Splash

A new event, Arctic Splash,  was started by a group of Project Unify students at Adrian High School who wanted to participate in a pool focused event. At a student meeting, thoughts and ideas were exchanged, and the students came up with a smaller, localized version they are calling Arctic Splash.  LISD Moderately Cognitively impaired students participated…

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LISD TECH Center Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The LISD TECH Center hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for the TECH Center Welding program classroom expansion on January 23, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. featuring the new plasma cutter.   Senator Dale Zorn and Representative Bronna Kahle were in attendance as well as other dignitaries from Lenawee County and the State of Michigan. Justin Schmidt, Welding…

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February 2017 Staff of the Month

Meet Bradley Schoonover, Teacher Assistant for the LISD, the February 2017 recipient of the STAFF OF THE MONTH AWARD. As a Teacher Assistant, Bradley demonstrated “above and beyond” work performance while the teacher for the classroom (where Bradley is the Teacher Assistant) was off on eight weeks of medical leave. During the leave, Bradley provided…

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LISD Adult Transition Support Services Students Help with Habitat Fundraiser

LISD Adult Transition Support Services (ATSS) students helped Habitat for Humanity with their Pasty Project fundraiser. Students volunteered cutting butter, peeling potatoes, making pasties, and being runners.  The students were blessed to work side by side with some fabulous community members, and one of the students even discovered a passion for working in the food industry…

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