Landon Sapp is nominated for the Hixson Ford Golden Apple Teacher of the Week

START, La. (KNOE) Landon Sapp is this week's Hixson Ford Golden Apple Teacher of the Week. Sapp teaches at Start Elementary in Richland Parish. He was nominated by 5th grader Jacob Knox.

Landon Sapp teaches at Start Elementary.

"I think he’s a good teacher and I think he deserves to be at the school for a very long time," said Knox.

"I never really would have expected this at all," said Sapp. "I have really enjoyed teaching this group this year. I couldn’t ask for anything better."

This is the final Golden Apple for the 2017-2018 school year. All 27 nominees will be recognized at a banquet on May 10. Dallas Hixson will present one of the teachers with the honor of Golden Apple Teacher of the Year.