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Catoctin area Teacher of the Year nominations

(3/2016) It is time to recognize that special teacher who has made an impact on your childís life and on your school community. You can let this teacher know how important he or she has been to you by nominating him or her for the Thurmont Lions Club Teacher of the Year Award. Parents, students, administrators, and fellow teachers may nominate a teacher.

This award is open to Pre-K through Grade 12 full time teachers in these public and nonpublic schools in the Catoctin feeder school system. This includes: Catoctin High School; Thurmont Middle School; Thurmont Primary School; Thurmont Elementary School; Sabillasville Elementary School; Lewistown Elementary School; Emmitsburg Elementary School; and Mother Seton School.

All nominees will be recognized at a reception on April 21, and one finalist from each school will be announced. The Teacher of the Year will be selected from these finalists by a committee of community leaders and will be announced at the Thurmont Lionís Education Night on May 11, 2016.

Nomination forms are available at, at the Thurmont Regional Library, and the Thurmont Town Office. You may also pick up a form at your childís school. These are due by March 23, and all information needed for filling out the nomination form and submitting it is included on it. This is a truly meaningful way to show your appreciation for that teacher who has made a difference in your childís life and in the school community!

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