Golden Apple Award Honors Betsy Carter

Kindergarten teacher Betsy Carter is Covenant's 2017-18 Golden Apple Award Recipient. The Golden Apple honors outstanding teachers in schools throughout Albemarle County and Charlottesville City.
The nominee exhibits the following characteristics:
  • Creates a love of learning in students of all abilities and backgrounds.
  • Stimulates thought and provokes student dialogue.
  • Challenges students to reach high standards and expectations.
  • Understands the needs of students individually and collectively, and meets those needs with determination, enthusiasm and imagination.
  • Involves families in the education process.

Betsy has been a kindergarten teacher at Covenant for eight years. In June, she will become Covenant's Director of Admissions and Financial Aid.

The Covenant School

Birdwood Campus | Lower School | Pre-K–Grade 5 |
1000 Birdwood Road Charlottesville, VA 22903 | 434.220.7309

Hickory Campus | Middle and Upper School | Grades 6–12 | 175 Hickory Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 | 434.220.7329
Located in Charlottesville, VA, The Covenant School is a non-denominational, private, Christian day school for Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.