The winner of the 2021-22 Thomas A. Reis Award is Miss Bilsborough, Memorial School Principal, for the "Every Story Matters Grant". This grant funded 443 award winning picture books as part of the Every Story Matters book initiative. 269 new titles were donated to Memorial as part of the collaboration between the PTO and Park Street Books. The ultimate goal of the drive was to update classroom libraries with 703 books that are focused on diversity, equity and inclusion.
About the Award
The Thomas A. Reis Award, which was established in 1995 to honor former Superintendent Reis, annually recognizes the grant which promotes cooperation among schools, develops new programs of study and highlights creativity and innovation.