Friday, October 4th, Bettendorf High School will honor three outstanding graduates as new members of the school’s Hall of Honor during a ceremony at BHS Commons.
Class of 1966
Class of 1971
Class of 1989
“The Bettendorf High School Hall of Honor is a testament to the excellence our alumni pursue beyond their high school days to positively impact their career fields and communities” said Joy Kelly, Principal. “It is an honor to welcome these three honorees back to Bettendorf High School and celebrate this tremendous honor with them and their families. This recognition is also a celebration of the magnificent opportunities Bettendorf High School staff and the entire school community makes possible for all students”
Bettendorf High School established the "Hall of Honor" recognition program in 1992 to honor graduates who have achieved a noticeably high level of performance in career or profession, influenced the lives of others in some positive manner, and achieved a place of distinction in the area of public or community service.
Nominees must have:
• Graduated from Bettendorf High School more than 10 years prior to the induction
• Achieved outstanding success in his or her career
• Made a significant contribution to the community or to society
• Demonstrated distinction in professional, public, and/or community service
• Demonstrated a positive influence on the lives of others
Plaques are presented to each individual at the induction ceremony during Homecoming week every other year. The engraved plaque containing a photograph and citation for each nominee is posted on permanent display at the high school, 3333 18th St. Bettendorf.