The Gold Star Award for Outstanding Teaching recognizes exceptional teachers in Black Hawk County, Iowa.

It is a program of the R.J. McElroy Trust.

What People are Saying

He is a role model and will help you out. He’ll take care of your problems.

— Student

She is an AMAZING teacher. She can connect with students easily and is easy to talk to. No one deserves this more than her!

— Student

She always makes us laugh in band and teaches us something whether it’s how to count sixteenth notes or just random trivia. I love coming to class!

— Student