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The CARE Award

The CARE award stands for Caught Acting and Responding with Excellence and will recognize Sheldon ISD employees who are demonstrating outstanding customer service.
woodforestThis award is in partnership with Woodforest Bank and will be presented to employees quarterly.
Nominations are now open. To nominate  click here.
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Juan Franco
Dual Language Teacher
Sheldon Lake Elementary School
Mr. Franco was nominated for the smile on his face and his helpful and cheerful attitude. He prioritizes tasks, asks for help and helps boost morale by playing his guitar around the school.
sheldon careJoanna Jorgenson
STEM Teacher
Sheldon Elementary School
Ms. Jorgenson was nominated for her ability to take care of all the students, as well as coordinating technology in the building and the school garden. She goes above and beyond to make sure all the teachers have what they need each day.
On March 4, Sheldon ISD administration and Woodforest Bank surprised two SISD employees with the CARE Award. Each winner is presented with $100 from Woodforest Bank as well as gifts from SISD. Thank you to our community for nominating more than 40 employees for their excellent customer service. 
Laura Longoria
Carroll Elementary
4th Grade Teacher

Ms. Longoria was nominated for her commitment and integrity to her students each day. Families comment they appreciate her work and her patience with their children, as well as the support she provides the community of Carroll Elementary. 
Lisa CanoLisa Cano
NEY Administration Building

Ms. Cano was nominated for her positive energy and eagerness to serve. She works to keep the building spotless providing extra detail and attention since the pandemic. 
Sheldon ISD recognizes first CARE award recipients
On Tuesday, December 15, three Sheldon ISD employees were surprised and awarded with the CARE Award for exemplary customer service. Each received a CARE mug and face mask as well as $100 from Woodforest Bank. Winners were nominated by Sheldon ISD families, community members and staff and are listed below:

Rebeca Robledo

Rebeca Robledo
King High School

Ms. Robledo was nominated for her friendly spirit, willingness to get the job done and her positive smile. Comments about Ms. Robledo include "She is so caring and shows this by working so hard to make everything clean and safe for students. We need more people like her in the world."

Shelly Turman

Shelly Turman
Cravens Early Childhood Academy
Child Nutrition Manager 

Ms. Turman was nominated for her positive outlook on Sheldon ISD, dedication to her job, and desire to further her career through training opportunities. Comments about Ms. Turman include "She is always available for anything that needs to be done. She spent her summer providing food to our families and looking for extra measures to ensure safety guidelines were followed."

Flora Salene
Flora Salene
Garrett Elementary

Ms. Salene was nominated for her cheerful outlook, helpful and personable attitude, smiling face and knowledge of her school and district. Comments include "People come first to Mrs. Salene! She is ready to help and volunteer and cares about her community."

CARE stands for caught acting and responding with excellence. This program is a partnership with Woodforest Bank.