2016-02-05 / Schools
Awards honor champions of education
More than 200 dignitaries, colleagues, family members and friends were on hand.
The foundation was formed in 1989 by Lew Roth, a Simi Valley school board trustee for 23 years.
This year, two lifetime achievement awards were given as well as honors in the categories of certificated, classified, volunteer and special education.
Candidates must work or volunteer in Simi Valley Unified School District.
The Simi Valley High School jazz ensemble entertained guests during the reception. The Simi Valley High School vocal ensemble sang the national anthem and also performed during dinner.
The Simi Valley Education Foundation provides additional resources to benefit students in Simi Valley’s public schools. For information, go to www.svef.org.