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HOOPLA Award Overview

  • Do you know someone who deserves a little HOOPLA? 

    Cedar Hill ISD offers a staff recognition program called HOOPLA (Honoring Our Outstanding Paras, Lead Educators and Administrators.) CHISD plans to acknowledge an exceptional staff member each quarter who has gone above and beyond,  exhibited excellent customer service, or made a significant contribution to CHISD clearly beyond the scope of their assigned responsibilities.

    • Any CHISD staff member or district parent can submit a nomination;  only current CHISD employees can be nominated. 
    • Nominated staff members must exhibit excellent customer service, made a significant contribution to CHISD and gone above and beyond the scope of their assigned responsibilities. 


    Nomination Timeline

    First Nomination Period - July through September 

    • Nominations due: October 3, 2022
    • Winner Announced: October 14, 2022

    Second Nomination Period - October through December

    • Nominations due: December 5, 2022
    • Winner Announced: December 13, 2022 

    Third Nomination Period - January through March

    • Nominations due: April 14, 2023
    • Winner Announced: April 24, 2023

     HOOPLA Submissions will be forwarded to the HOOPLA committee (Cedar Hill Education Foundation representative, Executive Cabinet representative, current Teacher of the Year winners, Board of Trustee representative). The selection committee will determine the number of winners each quarter.


     RECOGNITION: Quarterly winners will receive the following:

    Lively announcement & plenty of HOOPLA

    HOOPLA Certificate & door sign

    Recognition and We Are 1 meeting

    Social media meme and video announcement

    Article in Focus Daily News

    Token of appreciation from CHEF


  • 2021-22 HOOPLA Winners