School Library System Awards

    School Librarian of the Year

        Amanda Ingalls LMS of the year
    The 2017 School Librarian of the Year is Amanda Ingalls, Stockbridge Valley CSD. (Pictured from left to right are: Sue LeBlanc, M-O SLS Coordinator, Kate Fisher, SVCS Technology Coordinator, Amanda Ingalls, SVCS LMS, and Jennine Bloomquist, Camden HS LMS.)

    The 2016 School Librarian of the Year: Mary Sue Brost of Annsville Elementary School, Camden Central School District. 
    The 2015 School Librarian of the Year was Tina Laramie, Vernon-Verona-Sherrill High School Librarian.  Nomination video clip.  Plaque video clip.

    The 2014 School Librarian of the Year (first year award was granted): Laura Winchester, Madison Central.  

    SLS Teacher of the Year


    2016 Teacher of the Year, Nicole LaFave of Stockbridge Central School District.  Nominated by Stockbridge School Librarian, Amanda Ingalls.  

    The Teacher of the Year Award honors an educator in a Madison-Oneida BOCES school who exhibits excellence in working collaboratively with the school librarian to integrate information skills into the classroom curriculum and to use the resources and services of the library media center to enhance student learning.


    SLS Administrative Team of the Year
    2016 SLS Administrative Team of the Year, Bellamy Elementary (Rome CSD) Principal,  Nancy Opperman and Assistant Principal,  Sarah Vergis nominated by Bellamy Elementary Librarian, Sarah Keesler. 

    The Administrator of the Year Award honors an educational administrator or administrative team in the Madison-Oneida area who has made a significant contribution to support of the school library program.