Mary Rodino, deputy chief financial officer at Evanston Township High School, has won the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting Award for excellence in the preparation of the FY 2008 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. The award, given by the Association of School Business Officials International, is ASBO’s highest recognition for school district financial operations. Only 54 of Illinois’s 800 school districts, and 600 of 20,000 districts nationwide have achieved this honor.
Meghan Gibbons, ETHS’s Nutrition Services Director, is among only 1,000 child nutrition professionals (out of 55,000 nationwide) to have earned the School Nutrition Specialist credential from the School Nutrition Association. She earned it by meeting rigorous academic and work experience requirements and passing a national test.