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Local businesses awarded during annual recognition ceremony hosted by PLC Schools Cooperation BEST program

Through Cooperation BEST, businesses and organizations are partnered with schools to assist in preparing students for tomorrow. Recently, representatives from the Cooperation BEST Business Partners of Papillion La Vista Community Schools gathered together for a special recognition from the PLC Schools. At the reception, Cooperation BEST handed out their annual awards recognizing community/school partners for all they do for PLC Schools students. Awards were handed out for the Superintendents Awards, Principal Award, Teacher Award, Student Impact Award, Rookie of the Year and the Staff Award. Additionally, businesses were recognized for 20 years, 10 years and the 1st year of being a PLCS Cooperation BEST Business Partner.

  • Superintendent Awards
    • Shadow Lake Hy-Vee & Sam’s Club
  • Principal Award
    • SAC Federal Credit Union

  • Teacher Award
    • Oriental Trading Company
  • Student Impact Award
    • Embassy Suites – La Vista Hotel and Conference Center
  • Rookie of the Year Award
    • Cold Stone Creamery & Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
  • Staff Award
    • Mary Janssen, Business Teacher, PLHS
  • 20 Year Award Recipients
    • Associate Builders & Contractors, Baker’s, Gallup, La Vista Police Department, McDonald’s, Metropolitan Community College, Millard Manufacturing Corporation, Omaha Community Playhouse, Summer Kitchen Café and Wel Life at Papillion
  • 10 Year Award Recipients
    • AAA Nebraska, The Amazing Pizza Machine, Ken Summerfield – American Family Insurance Agent, Culvers, Edge Physical Therapy, First National Bank of Omaha, Pinnacle Bank, SAC Federal Credit Union and Texas Roadhouse
  • 1st Year Partners
    • Access Bank, Courtyard by Marriott, Beardmore Event Center, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Cold Stone Creamery & Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Collaboratory, Costco, Cross Pointe Innovations, John Lesley Agency – Farmers Insurance Group, 1st State Bank, First Nebraska Credit Union, Heritage Ridge Retirement Community, Kajoma’s Boutique, Neighborhood Dental at Walnut Creek, Omaha Lancers, Signit Omaha, Tip Top Tux and Veridian Credit Union

PLC Schools Cooperation BEST partners pose for picture after winning awards at the Central Office.
The 2018 PLC Schools Cooperation BEST Award winners gather for a photo during the annual award and recognition ceremony.