The week of February 6-10, 2017 has been proclaimed Paraprofessional Recognition Week. 

Help celebrate and recognize these hard-working employees by:

  • Read the letter from Superintendent Elsie Arntzen with ideas of ways to honor paraprofessionals in your school
  • Download the Certificate of Recognition to give to Paraprofessionals from the OPI Paraprofessional Resources Webpage
  • Check out the Paraprofessional Resources webpage for more resources to support Paraprofessionals and those who work with them:

Thanks for recognizing the contributions of these paraprofessionals who are essential in every school. 

Please share this information with your staff.

If you have questions, contact Susan Bailey Anderson at