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October 15, 2021
2022 Teacher of the Year Nominations

Sweet Reads Bookmobile

The Sweet Reads Bookmobile provides endless opportunities to read this summer and lessen summer reading loss. The Sweet Reads Bookmobile visits designated neighborhoods surrounding the District's nine elementary schools and distribute free books to children.

Sweet Reads Bookmobile

Annual Golf Outing  |  June 14, 2022

The Waterford Foundation Golf Outing is not only a fundraising event, it is also a recognition event in which a Waterford graduate or outstanding community member is recognized for his or her achievements and their commitment to community service. Past honorees have included business owners, professional athletes, and civic leaders. 

Durant High School Most Improved

Each semester, select students from Durant High School are awarded for significant improvements made in their academic standing. Students are honored at a recognition luncheon.

5K Run

The Waterford Foundation 5K Run, held at Waterford Hills Race Track, is a fundraising event to assist the Foundation in funding the multitude of events and programs they host.

Select Fifty

Each year, outstanding graduating high school seniors, 25 each from Waterford Kettering and Mott High Schools, are honored by the Waterford Foundation in recognition of their achievements in academics, leadership, and citizenship.

Teacher of the Year

The purpose of the Teacher of the Year Program is to provide annual recognition of outstanding professional educators in the Waterford School District by the Waterford community. The Teacher of the Year Program alternates yearly between elementary (K-5) and secondary (6-12).

Each year, the Waterford Foundation awards several scholarships to our high school students. Our 2021 scholarship winners are listed below. Congratulations!

Dittrich Scholarships  |  $2500

Jack Burch, Kettering

Randilynn Heichel, Mott                   


Kuhn Scholarships  |  $2,000

Faustus Garbeins, Kettering

Emily Hudson, Mott


Marcero Scholarships  |  $1,000

Brendan Lockhart, Mott     

Elizabeth Westermann, Kettering


Dale Martin Scholarship   | $1,000            

Allena Norgren, Durant