Communications Update

ISY Community Service Award 2020

Communications Office

Every year ISY recognizes a member of the ISY Community who has been actively engaged as a force for positive change.  This will be the 3rd annual Community Service Award that has been awarded.  Aligning with our mission of compassion and our commitment to service this award underpins the ISY guiding statements.


The criteria for the award is:

  • a person who is  a direct member or related member of the ISY community (parent, teacher, past community member, alumni but not a current student),

  • a person who makes volunteerism and community service a way of life,

  • someone who can demonstrate, through their civic involvement, how the quality of life in their community has been enhanced and

  • a community member who can be held up to our students as an example of life-long service.

Nomination procedures

Any member of the ISY community may nominate a person to this award. All nominated candidates will be reviewed by the ISY Service Learning Committee with one nominee selected each year.

  • Community members wishing to nominate should complete the online nimination form.

  • The ISY Service Learning Committee would prefer that a nomination not be revealed to a candidate before its consideration by the Service Learning Committee.

  • The ISY Service Learning Committee, at its discretion, may carry forward nominations from the previous year. They may also decide not to select a recipient each year.

  • Nominations will be accepted until Friday, February 14th, 2020.

  • The recipient will be formally acknowledged at the school’s annual Gala on Friday March 6th.