Congratulation to Recipients of the 2024 JSD “Jordy Awards” for Outstanding School Counselors

They are dedicated, hard-working, kind, and always have the best interest of students at heart. Some school counselors are being recognized for all they do supporting students on a daily basis with the 2024 “Jordy Awards.” This is a districtwide, counselor nominated award and the nominees are voted on by school counselors as well.

Congratulations to the following 2024 “Jordy Award” winners:

Delanie Wu, a school counselor at Daybreak Elementary School, is someone who constantly goes above and beyond and always makes time to support other counselors. Colleagues say she looks for solutions, builds relationships, and is simply a great person with a passion for the work that she does every single day.

Josh Flores, a school counselor at Mountain Creek Middle School, is someone who goes out of his way to make everyone feel welcomed and included. Colleagues say Mr. Flores has a great work ethic, is determined to support students and other counselors, and has a sense of humor along the way. He is described as an all-around all-star who helps to make Jordan School District a better place.

Markie Harper, a school counselor at Copper Hills High School, is phenomenal in the work that she does with students. Colleagues say Ms. Harper is part of a team always looking for ways to improve and try something new if it will benefit students. She is described as energetic, optimistic, a problem solver, and someone who is always available to listen.

Congratulations to these incredible school counselors! Keep up the great work supporting students and our schools.