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Ortiz Elementary School teacher wins Golden Apple Award

Ortiz Elementary School teacher wins Golden Apple Award        

KAKE Golden Apple Award Winner Bridget Lujano Bridget Lujano, a fourth-grade teacher at Ortiz Elementary School, was recently surprised in her classroom with the Golden Apple Award from KAKE-TV. She was nominated by the parent of a student.  

“Winning this award shows me that my goal of making sure students know that school is a safe place where they can come and enjoy learning is working,” said Lujano.

The Golden Apple Award winners receive a Golden Apple trophy from Davis-Moore Autogroup and Meritrust Credit Union and $1,000 in school supplies from Project Teacher. The winner is featured on KAKE-TV’s Monday 5 p.m. newscast.

To nominate a teacher for the Golden Apple, click here.