Hilton Head Preparatory School’s Inaugural Distinguished Citizens Awards honor distinguished citizens and members of the Prep community for their leadership and commitment to Hilton Head Preparatory School and the greater Hilton Head Island community. Honorees are Hilton Head Preparatory School alumni, former or present board members, former or present faculty/staff members, former or present coaches, parents, past parents, community leaders, and other individuals who have met the requirements found on our website at www.hhprep.org/invest-in-prep/distinguished-citizens-awards.
Nominees for Prep’s DCA were selected based upon the following criteria:
Leader/Friend of Prep: A committed leader of the Prep Community such as a former or present board member who has served to advance the ideals, mission, vision, and traditions of Prep, and has greatly contributed to the school in a philanthropic manner while advancing Prep’s mission.
Parent Volunteer: A dedicated parent of a current student (or of an alumnus/alumna) who is, or has been involved with many school committees or activities, and who has significantly contributed to the quality of the Prep community. This recipient is a person who is, or has been, a loyal and devoted supporter (and/or volunteer) of Prep activities.
Alumni: A committed Hilton Head Preparatory School alumnus/alumna leader who has made significant contributions to Hilton Head Prep and/or society while attending Prep and continuing post-graduation. The nominee must be a graduate of at least ten (10) years.
Athletics: A Hilton Head Preparatory School alumnus/alumna who performed with excellence and lettered in a Varsity sport or activity while at Prep. Nominees must be, or must have been, a committed leader and a credit to the Prep community. Inductees may be either living or deceased. The nominee must be a graduate of at least ten (10) years.
Educator: A nominee must be either a former or present coach, moderator, faculty or staff member who has distinguished himself or herself by demonstrating exceptional leadership, commitment, character, and achievement during his or her tenure at Prep, and has significantly contributed to the quality of education and/or athletics at Prep.
A safe, caring, and accepting community enables Hilton Head Prep to mold students of strong character. Through students' engagement with exemplary faculty, participation in co-curricular arts and athletic programs, and meaningful involvement with the community, Prep will prepare competent and motivated students to succeed in college and beyond. The Hilton Head Prep curriculum incorporates a solid foundation with critical thinking skills while leveraging students' creativity in preparing them to thrive in an ever-changing world.
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