Three South Santa Rosa Teachers Announced as Semifinalists for Teacher of Year

Posted on January 7, 2023 by Staff reports

Santa Rosa Education Foundation today announced five semifinalists for Santa Rosa County Teacher of the Year. 

The five semifinalists were selected from 35 school nominees for Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year and include three educators from schools in South Santa Rosa:

Additionally, there are two semifinalists from Central Santa Rosa:


The SREF Teacher of the Year Selection Committee, which consists of administrators, business and community leaders, parents, and previous Santa Rosa Teacherof the Year, will observe the semifinalists in their classrooms and conduct interviews before narrowing the field to three finalists. 

The Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year will be announced on Wednesday, January 25, 2023.  Nominees will be recognized at Santa Rosa’s Golden Apple Awards celebrating all Santa Rosa educators on Friday, May 5, 2023, at The Saenger Theater. For sponsorship information visit