Los Alamitos High SchoolDrive AwardTeachers and staff recognized on this traveling trophy have been singled out by their peers for their extraordinary effort and drive in making Los Alamitos High School the best possible place for students.The "Drive Award" was started at Los Alamitos High School in September, 2011. The staff recognized with this trophy have been singled out by their peers for their continual effort to make LAHS a great place to work and to learn. The trophy will be displayed in the room of each winner until it is time to pass it on to another deserving person (the current holder picks the next winner). At the end of each school year, the names of all the awardees will be engraved onto a base and added to the bottom of the trophy - making the trophy grow in prestige and tradition with each year.Please join us in congratulating the LAHS Drive Award Winners!Recipient 5May 2012Rob MegillHealth Education TeacherMr. Megill works quietly behind the scenes to make his Health class meaningful to all students. Many students reported how Mr. Megill encourages them and makes himself available before school and at lunch. He also brings in guest speakers that make real impacts on the students. Lastly, he differentiates his instruction and assessments so the curriculum is accessible to all students.Recipient 4February 2012Jacqueline PostSpecial Education TeacherStaff members speak of Jackie's tireless dedication. She deeply cares for her students and consistently checks up on their progress. She has an exceptional amount of energy and devotion to the Special Ed Department and is a teacher and a mentor for students and staff.Recipient 3November 2011Sondra BrightMath TeacherSondra displays tirelessdedication when it comes toher job and shows a passion for her work. She is a selfless individual who helps colleagues in need.Recipient 2October 2011Joni WuthSocial Science TeacherJoni devotes a lot of time to helpingstudents outside of class. She hashelped teachers learn data director,and "she basically rocks."Recipient 1September 2011Dan BennettScience TeacherDan successfully guided staff and students through new science curriculum.