2019 Crystal Apple Teacher Finalists

2019 Crystal Apple Teacher Finalists
Posted on 09/18/2019

Six teachers from Garden City Public Schools have been named finalists for this year’s Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce Crystal Apple Teacher Recognition Awards. The 2019 finalists from the district are: Dalana Billinger, Gertrude Walker Elementary School; David Brager, Gertrude Walker Elementary School; Kelly Butcher, Garden City High School; Makenzi Johnson, Garden City High School; Paul Lappin, Garden City High School; and Sarah Wise, Kenneth Henderson Middle School. 


This program is made up of representatives from the business community. The Crystal Apple program strives to honor outstanding teachers in Finney County for their exceptional efforts in education.

The top three finalists will be named as the 2019 Crystal Apple Teachers of Finney County at the awards banquet on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Clarion Inn, 1911 East Kansas Avenue.  The three finalists will receive an engraved crystal apple, $1,000 cash award and an iPad tablet. The three semi-finalists will be presented with a cash award of $250.
Reservations for the banquet are required by 5 p.m., Friday, November 8, 2019. Cost is $25 per person, payable in advance to the Chamber of Commerce, 1509 E. Fulton Terrace.