Holly Connelly has no idea what was about to happen to her when she was asked to bring her class to a school assembly at Rochester School No. 28. Here's where you can see us sneak in and surprise her with a News 8 Golden Apple Award.
Paul Birkby got a big surprise in the Penfield High School Library. While the Superintendent and Principal distracted him, we walked up behind the librarian and gave him with a News 8 Golden apple Award. This is our unedited surprise!
Watch as the first Senior class of University Prep Charter School surprise him in their new gymnasium with a News 8 Golden Apple Award.
Jane Morale is a Music teacher at Spry Middle School in Webster. We surprised her while she was giving string lessons to students. Jane was nominated by 12 year old Sarah Sacchitella. This is where you can watch our entire surprise, beginning to end!
Joshua Cornue teaches at Rochester School No. 8. His Golden Apple Award nomination was very unique because it came from his fiancé Lindsay Gotham. Lindsay says Josh has inspired her to finish her Masters in Education and become a teacher too. Josh's classroom was very crowded when we showed up to surprise him. Here's where you can see the unedited version of our surprise!
Jessica Wahl teaches history at Pal Mac High School. Senior Leah Morehouse had Mrs. Wahl in class last year and hasn't forgotten her or the important lessons she taught about life. This is our entire surprise, unedited, as we walked into her classroom unannounced!
Lisa Pallifrone teaches 6th grade at Victor Intermediate School. Student Austin Clifton nominated his favorite teacher for a Golden Apple Award because she's generous with her time and treats kids like people, not just students. Watch our entire surprise, beginning to end, as we sneak into Mrs. Pallifrone's classroom.
Watch the entire Golden Apple surprise.
Watch our entire unedited Golden Apple surprise.
Watch our entire unedited surprise as Debbie Slocum wins a News 8 Golden Apple Award.
WEB EXTRA on this week's Golden Apple Award winner!
Watch as Kevin Doran surprises Holly Hanushevsky with a Golden Apple Award.