Nominations can be submitted at any time through the following link: Google Document
. Nominations are considered each fall with inductions taking place in January. Once a person is nominated his/her name stays on the list for consideration and does not have to be nominated again. The new Hall of Fame website can be accessed here
Hall of Fame Guidelines
Teachers, Administrators and Staff members who have contributed to the overall success of the school and their students can be nominated for the Hall of Fame. Faculty and staff must have spent at least 5 years at North Wilkes. Nominees must wait 5 years after their last year at NWHS to be considered for the Hall of Fame. Criteria for consideration: teaching awards, community service, accomplishments and contributions while at NWHS, character, and leadership. Faculty coaches can be considered in this category but coaching is not necessarily the primary focus for this nominee.
Alumni: Individuals who have demonstrated excellence and achievement in the academic and artistic programs at North Wilkes High School can be nominated for the Hall of Fame. Nominees must have spent at least two successive years and graduated from North Wilkes H.S. to be eligible. Alumni cannot be considered for the Hall of Fame until ten years after their graduation. Criteria for consideration: Character, Achievements and Awards while at North Wilkes High School, post-graduation service to the community and North Wilkes High School, and success in their post graduate profession. These people can be former athletes but athletics is not the primary criteria for this nominee.
Athlete: Individuals who have demonstrated excellence in the athletic arena at North Wilkes. Athletes must have spent at least two successive years and graduated from North Wilkes H.S. Athletes cannot be considered for the Hall of Fame until ten years after their graduation. Criteria for consideration: Character, athletic achievements and awards, college and university athletic experience.
Coach: Coaches who have contributed to the overall success of the athletic program as a whole or a sport can be nominated for the Hall of Fame. Coaches must have spent at least 5 years as a coach at North Wilkes as head coach or assistant coach. Coaches must wait until 5 years after their last year coaching at NWHS for consideration. Criteria: accomplishments and contributions to North Wilkes athletics, character, awards and leadership.
Contributor: Individuals who have made great contributions to the scholastic, artistic and/or athletic programs can be considered for the Hall of Fame. Criteria: on going contributions or several contributions, years of support, financial gifts, work in and for Viking programs.
Dee Surgeon, Principal
Grant Tharpe, Assistant Principal
Logan Call, Athletic Director
Frances Tharpe, At-Large Member*
Dianne Brown, Class of 1975
Mark Shumate, Class of 1975
Melony Adams, Class of 1984
Teresa Watkins, Class of 1989
Melissa Walker, Class of 1990
Shaunda Bare, Class of 1995
Brian Holloway, Class of 2002
Blake Johnston, Class of 2012
Current and former faculty:
Cindy Caudle, Faculty @NWHS 1990-2010
Roger Caudle, Faculty @NWHS 1970-2000
Michael Greene, Faculty @NWHS 1994-Current
Randy Joines, Faculty @NWHS 1990-2010
Joe Noble, Faculty @NWHS 1987-2018
*At Large Member appointed by the principal for a two year term