The following is from the Laguna Beach School District's meeting May 10.
Employees recognized for service
Principals from Laguna Beach High School, Thurston Middle School, Top of the World and El Morro elementary schools recognized classified employees for their extended service to the district, some lending as many as 20 years.
Kris Hammerquist was honored as employee of t he year by the district and TOW Principal Ron LaMotte. LaMotte gathered positive quotes from staff and revealed it to Hammerquist, who got teary-eyed hearing accolades of her service as administrative assistant to the principal.