Don’t miss the deadline to nominate an outstanding 6th-12th grade teacher for the 2015 Golden Apple Award.  Monday, October 20, 2014 is the last day to nominate. Nominations can be mailed to Golden Apple Foundation, 5050 E. State St., Rockford, IL 61108 or submitted on-line at  

It’s easy, anyone can nominate, and it means the world to teachers when they hear that they have had an impact so great on someone’s life that they took the time to nominate them for an award.  Make a teacher’s day!  Nominate now!   

Nomination forms are available at schools in Winnebago and Boone County and over 70 sites in the community, including the following Golden Apple Foundation sponsor sites: Schnucks, Alpine Bank, Blackhawk Bank, BMO Harris Bank, JPMorgan Chase, Northwest Bank, Riverside Community Bank, Rockford Bank & Trust, La Voz Latina, and branches of area Public Libraries. 

Nominations are also accepted online at

Five Golden Apples will be presented to select teachers in March and excellence in education will be celebrated at the 19th Annual Excellence in Education Banquet on May 1, 2015 at the Radisson Hotel.  But, first they have to be nominated!!


For more information,  contact Kristina Reuber at 226-4180 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Golden Apple Foundation inspires, celebrates and supports educational excellence in our community.