Office Assistant III
Torrance High School
Classified Employee of the Year - Middle Schools
|"I would like to thank all of my coworkers, past and present for their professionalism. I also want to thank the District Office for their support. I especially want to thank my former principal, Lee Lee Chou, for her wonderful leadership and many happy memories." ~ Donna Hay
Donna Hay has been with the District for ten (10) years and is currently the Office Assistant III at Torrance High School, and previously served as the Office Assistant II at Jefferson Middle School where she was nominated for this award.
She is a dedicated, responsible, and hard working individual who displays excellence in all areas of her professional life. Donna partnered with the principal at Jefferson Middle School in communicating a clear vision for excellence in modeling effective practices through the school website and attending technology training. She was also critical to creating a personalized school environment that recognizes student achievement. Her support to the staff and students is invaluable and endless. Her energy, her spirit, and her understanding of education make her an ideal candidate for the Classified Employee-of-the-Year Award. She is an important asset to the school because she embraces every opportunity to learn and improve personally and professionally. She helped to make Jefferson Middle School and Torrance Unified School District a better place for students, parents, and staff.