Mielke Educator of the Year Award Mielke

Since 1983, outstanding AASD educators have been recognized through the Mielke Educator of the Year awards.

The Mielke Family Foundation has designated two categories for this prestigious award: Elementary and Secondary. School staff, parents, students, or community members may generate nominations.

Mielke award winners receive an unrestricted cash award of $1,000, which will be presented at the AASD All Staff Gathering before the beginning of the school year.

Nomination packets are due to Ruth Woelfel at the Scullen Leadership Center by June 15, 2016.​

Nominations can be generated by staff, students, or the community.

Nomination Form
Program Description
Selection Process
 

The Helen & Ade Dillon Award Dillon

The Dillon Award recognizes an AASD staff member who encourages a balanced life for students in and out of the classroom or school setting. This staff member takes a personal interest in students' moral, mental, and physical development, thereby enhancing the students' life skills for continued development of academics, fitness, and citizenship.  

This individual will have successfully completed a minimum of 5 years employment in the Appleton Area School District. To honor the Dillons' legacy, one unrestricted cash award of $1,000 will be presented to a recipient at the AASD All Staff Gathering before the beginning of the school year.

Applications are due to Ruth Woelfel at the Scullen Leadership Center by June 15, 2016.​

Nominations can be generated by staff, students, or the community.

Nomination Form
 

The Apple AwardThe Apple Award

The Apple Award is given to students of the Appleton Area School District who have significantly contributed to the health and wellness of their school or community.

The winner will receive a cash award to be utilized to support a health initiative in the community of the student or student group's choice. The winner will be announced at the Positively Educating Healthy Kids Summer Institute held in August.

Applications are due to Ruth Woelfel at the Scullen Leadership Center by June 15, 2016. 

Nomination Form
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