Twelve local teachers were honored at the annual Excellent in Education reception at the Bear Mountain Grill on March 19.
Teachers from each of Chugiak-Eagle River’s elementary, middle and high schools were awarded with a plaque bearing a large golden apple.
The awards, in their 12th year, highlight local educators of exceptional quality. Teachers are nominated by the principles in each of the respective schools.
The chamber, Chugiak-Eagle River Community Foundation and the Eagle River Area Rotary Club sponsored the event.
Eagle River Elementary
Fire Lake Elementary
Gruening Middle School
Mirror Lake Middle School
Chugiak High School
Eagle River High School
Eagle Academy Charter School