Nominations for the Grand Island Senior High School Hall of Honor are accepted throughout each year. Nominations are reviewed each year and inductees are named. We are excited to announce the Hall of Honor Banquet & Celebration is projected to be held again in 2024.
The Hall of Honor, inaugurated in 1983, recognizes Grand Island Senior High School alumni who have made a significant and lasting contribution to the betterment of society. Nominees must have graduated more than 20 years ago from the high school. Each year, at least one person is inducted into the Hall of Honor.
Online nominations are encouraged using the online form below. Email email@example.com with questions.
Paper nominations also accepted using the PDF below. Paper nomination forms must be returned to the Grand Island Public Schools Foundation, Attn: Kari Hooker-Leep, 123 S. Webb Rd., PO Box 4904, Grand Island, NE 68802.
Class of 1939
Hall of Honor 1983
Helen Winter Stauffer is the author of Mari Sandoz: Storycatcher of the Plains. This definitive biography is the culmination of a career centering on Great Plans Literature, most notably female authors, such as Sandoz, Cather and Aldrich.
Returning to college after raising her family, Stauffer taught at Grand Island Senior High before joining the faculty at Kearney State College.