Nominate a Champion of Character

The Baldwin-Whitehall School District is looking for the 2020 Champions of Character to be recognized at the Distinguished Highlander Hall of Fame Gala to be held on March 21, 2020, at South Hills Country Club.

The Champions of Character Program was created in 2015 as part of the Distinguished Highlander Hall of Fame Ceremony to recognize current day advocates for children who tirelessly seek to promote the Mission and Vision of the Baldwin-Whitehall School District. The Champions of Character were selected as people who contribute to our present day student experience, making our schools a memorable, exceptional place to live, learn and prepare for the future.

Previous recipients of this prestigious award are:


  • Dennis Gilfoyle (BHS)
  • Kima Koch (HMS)
  • Joan Schubert (PES)
  • Kathy Hayes-Berkoben (WES)
  • Paul Hindes (Central Administration)
  • Rita Hustava (MES)


  • Mary Beth Koenig (BHS)
  • Margaret Bartolomucci (HMS)
  • Tamara Rellick (PES)
  • Karen Suchy (WES)
  • Dawn McPaul, (MES)
  • Jim Slovonic (Central Administration)

Please consider nominating someone for the award this year. Complete this Google Form no later than January 24th. This would be a wonderful way to honor an outstanding coworker or community member that makes a difference every day in the life of a BW child!