Sara Kate Powers of Sterlington Elementary wins Hixson Ford Golden Apple Teacher of the Week

STERLINGTON, La - (KNOE) Sara Kate Powers is nominated for the Hixson Ford Golden Apple Teacher of the Week. Powers teaches at Sterlington Elementary school.

Powers was nominated by second grader Brayden Jones.
"She helps us do our work and she helps us do fun things," said Jones.

"I want my kids to like school and I want them to want to be here," said Powers. "So if I can do that I think I’ve done my job."

KNOE is no longer accepting nominations for this school year. A banquet will be held on May 10 where one of this year's nominees will be named the "Golden Apple Teacher of the Year.