2018 Honorary Diploma Recipient
Steve Huston has dedicated countless personal time and substantial financial support through BankWest, his family business, to benefit the many programs and students in our district. Through his BankWest family, support has gone towards a scoreboard in the high school gym, BankWest Field, student of the month prizes, Rockford Education Foundation, Rocket Boosters, ISD 883 Dollars for Scholars, STRIVE scholarships, prom and the senior all night graduation party. Steve also dedicates his personal time supporting academic achievement by volunteering as a STRIVE mentor, a member of the district finance committee, and a mock interviewer for Best Prep. He also volunteers in the Rockford community as a Lions Club member and Rockford Area Historical Society board member, and participates with RiverWorks in their various programs as well as serving in the Big Brother/Big Sister program. Thank you to Steve Huston for his spirit of giving to our community and his continued support and mentorship to the Rockford Area Schools students.
Pictured: (above) School Board Member Kevin Campbell honors Steve Huston with an Honorary Diploma during the commencement ceremony.