Nominate Your Favorite STA Teacher!

There are three current opportunities to recognize our outstanding St. Thomas Aquinas High School teachers!


Catholic Schools Teacher and Clergy Member of the Year

You can learn about the NH Diocesan Recognizing Excellence Awards awards and see the nomination links by clicking here

You may access the nomination forms by clicking the direct links below.




2023 New Hampshire Teacher of the Year 

Nominate an STA teacher by completing this form by February 11, 2022!

The purpose of this program is to select a teacher who is capable of speaking for and energizing the teaching profession and who represents the positive contributions of all teachers statewide.

A Teacher of the Year candidate should be an exceptionally dedicted, knowledgeable, and skilled classroom teacher in New Hampshire who demonstrates leadership and intends to continue in the teaching profession.


Dover Educator of the Year Award

The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce invites you to submit a nomination for the 2022 Educator of the Year award program. The award will be presented at the Chamber's Annual Awards Dinner on May 4, 2022.

Click here for the nomination form. 

The Educator of the Year award is presented to an education professional currently working in a Dover or Chamber member school who plans to continue in their position next year. The Educator of the Year will receive $1,000. This individual must:

• Employ innovative strategies to optimize student learning.
• Make a positive contribution to the community by fostering civic participation among his/her/their students.
• Encourage and foster cooperative relationships with colleagues.

Anyone can nominate an educational professional. An individual may nominate only one person for the award. Individuals may not nominate themselves. Individuals who have won in the past 10 years are not eligible to win. Current Officers and Directors of the Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce are not eligible to receive this award.

March 11, 2022 at 4 p.m.

For more information email or call (603) 742-2218.