Manzano Day School

Joy in Learning® Since 1938

Good Apple Award

It’s time again to honor a special member of the Manzano Day School community with the Good Apple Award. This award is presented every other year to a distinguished alum, trustee, teacher or friend.  The recipient embodies the spirit of Manzano Day School and is loyal to the school’s mission. Outstanding service, major contributions and length of association complete the criteria used to select the recipient.

To nominate a candidate please fill out a nomination form HERE by September 1, 2022.

Good Apple Recipients (1985-2020)


Calvin & Ruth Horn

Joan Allen Dreyer

Albert & Barbara Simms 

Patricia Taylor Syme

Ethel Bond Huffman

Albuquerque Academy 

Ken Johns

Manzano Day School Parents’ Association

Robert Mallory & Gloria Griffin Mallory

Laura Hueter Bass

Richard & Mary Kirschner 

Nancy Anderson Roberts

Charles Russell Jr.

Jim & Shirley Roach 

Manzano Day School Faculty

Ray Montes

Elsie Zapffe-Verdeja

James & Mary Peterson

 Maggie Simms

Paul Nathanson

The Bernitsky Family

The Growney Family

Diane Harrison Ogawa

Gary Miller

Nancy Klion

Neal Piltch