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Students nominate Green Bay man for Custodian of the Year

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Posted at 5:13 PM, Mar 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-26 10:58:42-04

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Over 700 students and staff voted on a Green Bay custodian to be a national contestant for Custodian of the Year.

Micah Bootz works at Sullivan Elementary School has been named a Top 10 finalist. Students say Mr. Bootz cares for students. He keeps up with the changing weather, like keeping icy sidewalks at bay. He even helps teachers by picking up extra school supplies.

The contest honors and recognizes those who truly rule the school and are hardworking individuals. He's the only one from green bay among the top ten.

“The kids are voting over and over and over and they're pretty excited,” says Bootz. “And it makes me excited makes me very proud.”

If Bootz wins he'll receive five thousand dollars and Sullivan Elementary will receive five thousand dollars in Cintas and Rubbermaid products.

Now through April 19, the public is encouraged to vote for their favorite custodian at