Congratulations to Bob Cook, custodian at Sands Montessori. The beloved Mr. Bob, as he is known by the 687 students, was named 2018 Janitor of the Year by Cintas Corporation.
Earlier today, representatives of Cintas paid a surprise visit to the school and presented Mr. Bob with a check for $5,000. The Sands Montessori custodian won big with over 200,000 votes cast during the four-week voting period. There were 3,200 nominations nationwide. Of those nominations, 10 custodians were selected as finalists with Mr. Bob taking the title as Janitor of the Year. Cook has worked at Sands Montessori for 15 years. When asked what he loves best about his job he said, "The kids."
Sands Montessori also was awarded $5,000 from Cintas for products and services.