Shrewsbury Education Foundation annual awards
PHOTOGRAPHY BY EDD COTE
Amy Slicer, Sue McMenemy, Beth Casavant and Michelle Lemay Melissa Wensky, Sarah Monica and Jon Wensky
The Shrewsbury Education Foundation held its annual awards and fundraising dinner at Cyprian Keyes Golf Club, Boylston. Recipients of John P. Collins Awards for Excellence include: Patrick Collins, assistant superintendent for finance and operations, Shrewsbury Public Schools (leadership); Sarah Monica, pre-K teacher, Little Colonials Preschool; Kenneth Avery, Grade 2 teacher, Floral Street School; Liz McGandy, ELL teacher, Sherwood Middle School (professional); Cindy Reid, ABA technician, Parker Road Preschool; Lisa Pashou, ABA technician and student voice crew leader, Sherwood Middle School (paraprofessional); Travis Perron, custodian, Oak Middle School (support); and James Roche, volunteer, Sherwood Middle School (Unsung Hero). SEF is an all-volunteer organization that raises money to fund grants that provide for resources and programs that are outside the school department budget.
Julie Murphy and Janet Johnson Jane Lizotte and Jason Palitsch
ABOVE: Joseph Sawyer, Shrewsbury superintendant of schools, is presented a check by Shrewsbury Education Foundation members Melanie Petrucci, Christine Jeutten and Mary Aicardi
LEFT: Recipients of the John P. Collins Awards For Excellence with Christine Jeutten, center, and John P. Collins, seated