Since 2003, KAKE News and our partners have awarded over 400 Golden Apple Awards honoring Wichita-area educators who are making a positive difference in our local schools. With this program, these teachers receive community wide recognition for the creative ways they support, motivate and encourage a lifetime of learning, in and out of the classroom.
Weekly winners are featured on KAKE News every Saturday night at 6:00 PM and receive $250 from Papa John's Pizza along with a pizza party for their classroom; their photo in Davis Moore advertisements and of course, the prestigious Golden Apple trophy.
Eligible nominees include Pre-K through 12th grade teachers in the Wichita-area who inspire and motivate students to great heights in education. We’re looking for individuals who demonstrate creative teaching, develop programs for our youth and/or any other activities that add greater value to learning and/or have an exceptional attitude despite adversity.
To nominate a teacher who currently teaches Pre-K through grade 12, get an official entry form to print, visit any Wichita Papa Johns Pizza, or enter online and follow nomination instructions.
CLICK HERE for a list of Golden Apple Winners covering 2003 through May, 2014.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.
Public File Liaison:
Station Contact Info:
KAKE TV 1500 N. West Street Wichita, KS 67203-1323 (316) 943-4221