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2023 Crystal Apple

2023 CRYSTAL APPLE AWARD RECIPIENTS AND NOMINEES

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The Crystal Apple Excellence in Education Awards provides recognition for outstanding educators, administrators and support staff of local K-12 schools in Hillsboro. Award nominees are nominated by their peers, parents and students based on their efforts to: Promote and model life-long learning as key to students’ future success. 

Thanks to all who attended the Crystal Apple Awards Ceremony!
Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 5:30 p.m.
NW Events and Environments
2900 NE Century Blvd #100, Hillsboro, OR 97124

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Recipients

Name

Position

Location

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Administrator

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Mike Scott

Superintendent

Administrator Center

Megan Nace

Manager of Technology Services

Administration Center

Martha Rodriguez

Principal

Minter Bridge Elementary School

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Licensed Staff

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Anne Tierney

Language Arts Teacher

Brown Middle School

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Rebecca Clark

Social Studies Teacher

Glencoe High School

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Connie Saul

Science Teacher

Hillsboro Online Academy

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Sidra Siddiqui

4th Grade Teacher

Indian Hills Elementary School

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Christopher Keller

Activities Director

Liberty High School

nullKaylee GustafsonLanguage Arts Teacher

Liberty High School

nullThomas Olen

Science Teacher

Liberty High School
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Evan Cumpston

PE Teacher

McKinney Elementary School

nullRobert Justiniano5th/6th Grade Teacher

Free Orchards Elementary School

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Stephanie Owens

4th/5th Grade Teacher

Rosedale Elementary School

Amy O'Brien

2nd Grade Teacher

Jackson Elementary School

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Phuong Trinh

Math Teacher

South Meadows Middle School

Lori Engler

Life Skills Teacher

Hillsboro High School

Kim Bayer

Talent Recruitment and Retention TOSA

Administration Center

Jeff Gower

Academic Options Teacher

Century High School

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Andrew Bunting

3rd/4th Grade English Plus Teacher

Eastwood Elementary School

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Graciela Cerda

Kindergarten Dual Language Teacher

Eastwood Elementary School

nullDaniel Bosshardt

Music Teacher 

Lincoln Street Elementary School

nullClaudia Barcenas5th Grade Teacher - Dual Language

Lincoln Street Elementary School

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Christy Thompson

1st Grade Teacher

Patterson Elementary School

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Deborah Delplanche

3rd Grade Teacher

Patterson Elementary School

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Support Staff

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nullMarleen Zytniowski

Communication Liaison

Administration Center
nullMelanie Tkoch

Admin Support

Brown Middle School

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Melissa Madison

Special Education Assistant

Brown Middle School

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Richelle Hall

Office Manager

Liberty High School
nullNidia Us CancheAdmin SupportLiberty High School
nullJamie StricklandAdmin SupportLiberty High School
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Noemi Canales

Educational Assistant Liberty High School

Zarita Davis

Library Media Assistant

Rosedale Elementary School

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Kristin Blackwell

Special Education Assistant

Tobias Elementary School

Erika Tofaeono

Family Outreach Liaison

Minter Bridge Elementary School

Amy Kunz

Special Education Assistant 

Indian Hills Elementary School
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Tony Robison

Lead Day Custodian

Poynter Middle School

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Ruth Elison

Music Teacher

Patterson Elementary School