Award: All nominees will receive recognition certificates and lapel pin. The Golden Apple Foundation Award of $1,000 will be presented in May at the Annual CGD Appreciation Breakfast. Golden Apple Committee will evaluate nominations based on criteria categories identified in the application form, and choose the winner.
Eligibility: Certified full-time teachers, who have completed one full year within the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Community School District, from preschool to twelfth grade are eligible. This includes guidance counselors, media and technology specialists and all special area teachers. Prior recipients will be eligible again after 5 years.
Nomination Window: The website will be accepting nominations between February 1, 2017 through April 1, 2017.
Currently Eligible for Nomination:
David Ackerman, Jennifer Askelsen, Margaret Askelsen, Jason Berning, Carter Bridges, Brenda Carpenter, Mary Cero, Angie Charlson, Joyce Charlson, Kaira Downing, Robert EnTin, Tamara EnTin, Paul Hansch, Monty Harker, Logan Holmes, Jay Jackson, Tanja Jensen, Sarah Kakacek, Joyce Keeling, Tom Klaver, Diana Kreitlow, Jason LaPage, Shannon Leist, Loren Lienemann, Ben Lindaman, Amanda Middleton, Erin Morrical, Amy Nesbit, Patrick O'Brien, Cara Odland, Daphne Pogge, Anne Ries, Patrisha Rosauer-Hamski, Tess Roseburrough, Alicia Schaben, Leah Sebby, Casey Simmons, Pam Simmons-Bailey, Martha Slagle, Dan Smith, Jennifer Smith, Lynette Smith, Melissa Springsteen-Haupt, Karen Staples, Katie Stundahl, Lori Swanson, Laura TerHark, Katrina TerHark, Celina Thompson, Joan Thurn, Denise Ulven, Deborah Vance, Kimberly Vierkant, Adam Vorrie, Heather Walker, Amanda Warner, Austin Warnke, Craig Warnke, Kent Wesselink, Tessa Yackle.
Past Golden Apple Recipients: Linda Golbuff (2002), Brenda Carpenter (2003), Pat O’Brien (2004), Margaret Askelsen (2005), Cathy Cramer (2006), Michelle Haberman (2007), Lori Swanson (2008), Jack Britton & Chris Leichsenring (2009), Sylvia Funnell (2010), Mandi Middleton (2011), Mary March (2012), Jay Klaver (2014), Brandon Lantzky (2016)
NOMINATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED BY APRIL 1, 2016