Teachers standing with principal in front of Golden Apple backdrop
Congratulations to the Washington Academy teachers who were nominated for the Golden Apple Award!
During the past month, parents, students and community members submitted more than 1,300 nominations for 591 of their favorite teachers who exemplify excellence in the classroom. 52 of those teachers are from the Belvidere School District! PreK-5th grade teachers in Winnebago and Boone counties are nominated for the prestigious Golden Apple Teacher Awards for 2018. There's a Nominee Reception to honor these teachers on Nov 14 at 4:30 p.m. at Giovanni's. Superintendents and principals, as well as the Golden Apple Foundation board members, sponsors and others will be there to congratulate the teachers.

Washington Academy nominees:
Kirsten Banzhaf
Misty Commare
Judi Flodin
Jennifer Forman
Steve Holt
Michelle Hulstedt
Brittany Kurt
Jessica Musial
Heather Nelson
Kristopher Nickolas
Aimee Riha
Allison Schmidt