Lucretia Van Horn Memorial Art Award The purpose of this endowment is to celebrate the arts by recognizing outstanding middle school artists in the Cupertino Union School District. Congratulations to our winners: 1st place – Amrutha Kshitija Rachakonda, 8th Grade, Hyde Middle School (Artwork featured in heading); 2nd place – Phyllis Lee, 8th Grade, Miller Middle School; 3rd place – Ava Maghsoodlou , 8th Grade, Cupertino Middle School; Honorable Mention – Michelle Leikind, 7th Grade, Cupertino Middle School

Sandy Liu Community Service Leadership Award The Sandy Liu Community Service Leadership Award honors a member of our local community who has demonstrated exemplary leadership in service to the children of the CUSD. Congratulations to Jamie Chan and Eileen Voon.

Patricia M. Lamson Endowment Fund for Reading Literacy Scholarship The purpose of this scholarship is to honor exemplary instructional efforts in English Language Arts within CUSD. Congratulations to our recipients: Elizabeth Westgate from Garden Gate Elementary and Kaye Ann Sanchez from Lincoln Elementary.

Innovative Technology Educator (ITE) Awards CEEF recognizes the importance of supporting CUSD teachers in their efforts to explore and develop effective teaching practices, learning strategies, and assessment tools.  We hope that this recognition will serve as an important means for increasing the exploration, creation, and sharing of “best practices” in the implementation and integration of instructional technology in the classroom. Congratulations to our winners: Ana Reed and Sergio Gonzales from Miller Middle School and Jennifer Judy from Montclaire Elementary.