School Board Recognition Month Planning Kit

We hope this school board appreciation planning kit gives you some useful ideas. Tell us how you recognized your local board members during School Board Recognition Month 2018. Your feedback will help us plan activities for next year's kit.

Sample materials

  • Sample news release (doc): Customize district letterhead and send to local media.
  • Sample proclamation (doc): Encourage the mayor’s office to declare January 2018 school board appreciation month in your community.


  • Social media images: Use #SchoolBoardMonth on Twitter and Instagram to share how your district is celebrating.
  • Color logos and black-and-white logos (docs): Include these logos in printed and/or photocopied materials.
  • Certificate (doc): Certificate that can be run through your color printer or photocopied and presented by the district.
  • Online badges: Use these badges on your website.

Tell us how you celebrated!

Please share your school board appreciation activities with us. Fill out and return this form (pdf) to!