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Congratulations, 2021 ROSE Award Recipients!

​​​​​Members of the ROSE Patrol made their way across the Rockwood School District surprising 15 individuals with a ROSE Award on March 3.

Balloons, roses and cheers abounded as committee chairs made their way into classrooms, gymnasiums and libraries throughout the district to celebrate the winners. Join us in congratulating those who are making a difference in our school community - the 2021 ROSE Award recipients:

  • Brent Batcheller - Social Studies Teacher at Rockwood Summit High
  • Jaime Bayes - Rockwood Board of Education Member
  • Molly Clince - Fifth-Grade Teacher at Westridge Elementary
  • Julie Cooper - School Counselor at Kehrs Mill and Wild Horse Elementary Schools
  • Melissa Feig - School Social Worker at Rockwood Summit High
  • Dr. Dan Gieseler - Principal at Westridge Elementary
  • Ed Gonzalez - Physical Education Teacher at Fairway Elementary
  • Erica Hallsten - PTO Treasurer at Uthoff Valley Elementary
  • Carol Hordesky - Retired Classroom Assistant at Westridge Elementary
  • Jennifer Mancuso - Community Member and Volunteer at Rockwood Early Childhood Center
  • Nick Pate - Student Support Specialist at Rockwood Valley Middle
  • Brent Pearson - Journalism Adviser at Eureka High 
  • Nicolette Stilwell - Community Member and Parent at Rockwood Summit High
  • Dana Todaro - Rockwood Instructional Technology Specialist
  • Jennifer Voigt - Language Arts Teacher at Rockwood's Individualized Learning Center

The ROSE Award Selection Committee represents a cross-section of Rockwood citizens, community and staff. These individuals will be kept anonymous until they are announced at the ROSE Awards ceremony, which is tentatively scheduled to be held​ on Sunday, May 2, at 4 p.m., at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Chesterfield.