Lawrence Public Schools

USD 497

ONE DREAM Martin Luther King Jr. Awards

Molly Roecker Leticia Pitman
Ursula Minor Liam Collins Kirk Johnson

Francisco Flores
Chisato Kimura Kevin Harrell Aiden Basore
Congratulations to the students, staff, and community members honored during our January 19, 2017, ONE DREAM MLK Celebration. 
MLK Heart of Service Award
Student: Molly Roecker, West Middle School 
Staff: Leticia Pitman, Free State High
Community: Ursula Minor, NAACP, Lawrence Chapter president
MLK Character Awards
Elementary: Liam Collins, Hillcrest  
Kirk Johnson, Southwest Middle School
Francisco Flores, Free State High 
MLK Dreamer's Award
Student: Chisato Kimura, Lawrence High 
Adult: Anthea Scouffas, Lied Center of Kansas director of engagement/education (not pictured) 
MLK Champion of Equity Award
Staff: Kevin Harrell, executive director of student services
Student: Aiden Basore, West Middle School  
For a list of all MLK Award Finalists and performers, please review this year's program.
Special thanks to the ONE DREAM Committee: Annette Dabney, Cara Smith, Danica Moore, Jennifer Attocknie, Kiley Luckett, Lois Orth-Lopes, Marci Leuschen, Samrie Devin, Mike Norris, Nancy DeGarmo, Nicole Rice and Scott Wagner.