Shelbyville ISD Awards S. W. Carter Award

June 8, 2016 - This award is established in memory of S. W. Carter, an educator who displayed outstanding qualities of leadership, a marked respect for improving Shelbyville Independent School District and our community and shown a reverence for life. The following recipient has demonstrated the following qualities:

  • Friendliness, sincerity, and a deep concern for others
  • A great willingness to work hard towards goals
  • A strong sense of making good decisions
  • Respect for others
  • Personal traits of courage, poise, self-confidence, and leadership

This award was given in memory of:
Mr. S. W. Carter
07/10/1925 – 04/05/2012

Mr. Carter was an educator and an outstanding role-model to all faculty and students he came in contact with throughout his life.  His example of integrity, equality and compassion for his fellow-man is one to be followed and desired by the students of today. This award was presented to Kara Jones for the 2015-2016 school year.