Monthly EDGE Recognition

“YOU’VE GOT THE EDGE” Employee of the Month Recognition program has been designed with the District’s Core Values in mind.  This program encourages outstanding customer service in the workplace in fulfillment of the District’s new Strategic Plan. It increases awareness of the goals and values as well as the importance and significance of outstanding performance.

Certificated and Classified employees who have been nominated by their peers, co-workers, and/or supervisors are selected for exemplifying the following core values:

  • Integrity - We embrace a culture of ethical and transparent decision-making and actions.
  • Equity - We promote inclusive and culturally relevant environments by supporting the social-emotional and intellectual needs of all.
  • Respect - We advocate for strong, compassionate relationships that appreciate the unique qualities of our diverse community.
  • Excellence - We strive for the highest standards in all endeavors by deliberately pursuing continuous growth and innovation.

The recipient of the “YOU’VE GOT THE EDGE” award for June 2020 is:

Carri Wagner, Teacher at West Orange Elementary

Monica Murray, Principal, West Orange Elementary had this to say about Carri:

Whenever there is someone in need, Carri is there to help. During this pandemic and resulting remote learning period, Carri has gone above and beyond with helping her fellow teachers. Her leadership has been essential in transforming our school into the current high-quality digital landscape. With an open heart and boundless energy, she has helped each of us grow and feel empowered. She is a team player who truly represents the OUSD EDGE!

Congratulations Carri, the Board of Education thanks you for your dedication and devotion to the Orange Unified School District.

Picture of Carri Wagner receiving award from Ernie Gonzalez

Picture of Carri Wagner and family


Picture of Carri Wagner