April 22, 2013, Rockford, IL--Golden Apple Foundation will be celebrating excellence in education at the 17th Annual Excellence in Education Banquet on Friday, April 26, 2013. Former and current students and their parents are encouraged to attend the “red carpet arrival” at 5:30 p.m. at the beautiful Radisson Hotel, 200 S. Bell School Rd.

Greet this year’s Golden Apple Teachers, Michael Lantz--Guilford HS, Kathryn Linden—East HS, Bethany Pitman—Rockford Lutheran Jr/Sr High School, Jilian Reints—Belvidere HS, Michael Winebrenner—North Boone Middle School and 2013 Outstanding Principal, Don Rundall—Jefferson HS as they arrive by limousine for this prestigious celebration of excellence in education. Come support your favorite 2013 Golden Apple Educator. Bring your cameras, your posters, your pom poms, wear your school colors and don’t miss it!!
The Appletini Afterparty is open to all adults at 8:30 p.m. at the Radisson. Dance to music provided by Northern Illinois’s premiere entertainment company, Luxe Productions and enjoy Special Appletini’s! No reservations are necessary for the red carpet arrival or the Appletini Afterparty.
For questions contact Kristina Reuber at 226-4180 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.