Nominate a School

The nomination period for School of the Year is closed. Please return on September 1, 2024, to submit nominations for the 2024-2025 school year.

Who is Eligible?

To be eligible for the School of the Year Award, a school should demonstrate one of the following:
  • A school with innovative approaches to improving literacy.
  • A school with a faculty or a staff member who promotes literacy and enhances students’ reading skills.
  • A school that has shown a commitment to building a successful reading curriculum and fosters a love of reading for students.
  • A school that demonstrates excellence and success, and impacts a student's growth in literacy.
  • A school that exhibits an outstanding commitment to reading development.
  • A school that is making strides in reading proficiency.

What Do Winners Receive?

  • A $2,500 gift card.
  • A certificate of excellence.
  • Ohio Lottery Partners in Education prize pack.
  • Recognition on the Ohio Lottery’s website and social channels