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Beth Cooley and Heather Lee named Golden Apple Award recipients

Our district's June 2024 Golden Apple Award recipients are Beth Cooley, administrative assistant at Machias Elementary, and Heather Lee, teacher at Seattle Hill Elementary! We are soGolden Apple award recipients Beth Cooley and Heather Lee excited to be able to recognize these two amazing team members!

Read more about Beth and Heather's nominations along with a list of all of our 2023-2024 Golden Apple nominees at

This wraps up our 2023-2024 Golden Apple awards for the year. We look forward to continuing this program with our next awards in October 2024.

The Golden Apple Award recognizes staff members for their above and beyond service to help create an educational community that ignites a passion for learning where every student is known and empowered along with exemplifying Snohomish School District’s core values of being student-focused, cultivating a culture of belonging, and an equitable, caring environment for others to thrive. District colleagues, students, parents/guardians, and community members are encouraged to nominate a staff member at any time! Click here to nominate a staff member!

Beth and Heather, we are proud to recognize you as recipients of the Golden Apple Award. Thank you for all you do for our students, staff, families, schools, and community. Congratulations!