Panthers News · Now Accepting 2020 Athletic Hall Of Fame Nominations Through June 30th!


Nominations

Each year, USC alumni, staff members or volunteers from the Upper St. Clair High School can be nominated for entry into the Halls of Fame. Below are guidelines for nominations.

The annual deadline for nominations is May 31. However, due to the current COVID-19 situation, we plan to extend the deadline nominations to June 30th. 


Criteria for Alumni Inductees

A former student must meet the following criteria to be considered for the three halls of fame. The individual must be a graduate of Upper St. Clair High School and must be away from the high school for at least five years. The individual must have made a positive contribution during high school as well as significant achievements after leaving USCHS.

The students will be nominated by members of the high school staff, the Upper St. Clair alumni, or the Upper St. Clair community. Nominees must earn a 75% vote of a quorum of the committee.

During and after high school, the student could have excelled in one or more of the following:

Academics Arts Athletics
Valedictorian Service and/or Leadership Service and/or Leadership
National Honor Society Band Award School Record
Class Officer Chorus Award WPIAL Champion
Activity Service and/or Leadership Orchestra Award PIAA Champion
National Merit Recognition Art Award Athlete of the Year (USC)
Student of the Year USC League of Arts Award Media Athlete
Special Scholarship/Academic Honor Director’s Award Multiple Sport Athlete
Citizenship Recognition Thespian Society Citizenship
Collegiate Recognition Collegiate Recognition Post Season Recognition
Post Graduate Recognition Post Graduate Recognition Collegiate Recognition
Professional Accomplishments Professional Accomplishments Professional Accomplishments
Leadership in Field Contribution in Field National Recognition
Contribution to Society Benefactor of the Arts
Publication of Work National Recognition of Work
Overcame Obstacles

Click here to download the Student Nomination Form.


Criteria for Administration/Staff Inductees

A staff member or volunteer must meet the following criteria to be considered for the three halls of fame.  The individual must no longer be employed by Upper St. Clair High School.  The individual must have made a significant and positive contribution during his/her association with Upper St. Clair High School.

Staff members or volunteers will be nominated by members of the high school staff, the Upper St. Clair alumni, or the Upper St. Clair community.  The nominees must earn a 75% vote of a quorum of the committee.

The individual’s association with USCHS could have been as one or more of the following:  Administrator, Teacher, Activity Adviser, Coach, Support Staff Member, School Board Member.

During his/her association with USCHS, the individual could have contributed in one or more of the following ways:

  • Gave Outstanding Service in His/Her Position
  • Made Impact on Students’ Lives
  • Made Innovative Contributions
  • Initiated New Programs
  • Provided Leadership in the Development of Facilities, Curriculum, Programs, etc.
  • Earned Local, State, and/or National Recognition
  • Represented USCHS in Local and/or National Educational Groups
  • Published Work

Click here to download the Staff/Volunteer Nomination Form.