Golden Acorn: This award is presented to a volunteer in recognition of their dedication and service to children and youth at Heatherwood Middle School.
Outstanding Educator: This award recognizes a Heatherwood staff member who has provided outstanding educational opportunities for children and youth that are beyond the normal scoop of their job. These educators make the learning environment fun, beneficial and challenging. An educator is not limited to a teacher and may be defined as a teacher, assistant, specialist, support staff, administrator or community member.
Outstanding Advocate: This award recognizes and honors individuals for the continued and dedicated service to ALL children and a demonstrated commitment to helping create strong policies relating to the health, welfare, safety, and education of children and youth.
Outstanding Student Advocate: This award recognizes a student who has made significant contributions through leadership and service in their school and community.
Honorary Life Membership: This award recognizes an individual who has contributed significantly to the development, growth, and sustainability of a local PTA, council, or state level. It is awarded to someone who has shown extraordinary commitment to the PTA's vision and mission.