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  • 2017 Apple Awards

    Nominate your favorite educator today! The nomination window will remain open through January 13, 2017.

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    Meet the recipients of the 2016 Apple Awards!

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Apple Awards

Douglas County Educational Foundation

620 Wilcox Street
Castle Rock, CO 80104
Phone: 303-387-0505
Fax: 303-387-0013

About the Apple Awards

Created in 2006, the Apple Awards is the Douglas County School District's (DCSD) premier awards ceremony, providing an opportunity to recognize and celebrate excellent teachers and the outstanding contribution of Douglas County School District staff.  The event is organized by the Douglas County Educational Foundation (DCEF) and proceeds from the ceremony benefit DCSD classrooms. 

For the 2016 Apple Awards, 7,550 nominations were received from the community, resulting in 2,100 nominees. The 2017 Apple Awards nomination window has been extended to nine weeks to encourage even more participation. Additionally, the Apple Awards ceremony is being moved to May.

Read more about the 2017 Apple Awards here