The Joplin Area Catholic School System would like to recognize annually an educator who:

  • is a full-time, certified teacher and has completed a minimum of two years teaching in JACS.
  • exhibits the ability to form positive relationships with students, parents, and staff.
  • goes above and beyond in inspiring students to learn, always emphasizing our mission of developing faith-filled disciples
  • continually seeks professional development to enhance and improve teaching
  • has the respect and admiration of students, parents, and colleagues.

Any group, individual, or student may submit a nomination. The JACS Advisory Board will select the winner, who will be announced at the all-schools mass during Catholic Schools’ Week.

Download the nomination form today as the deadline to submit is Dec. 9. 

Nomination forms can be submitted by:

  • Email: development@jacss.org
  • Mail: 930 S. Pearl Ave. Attn: Development Office, Joplin, MO 64801
  • Delivered to the school office with the attention of the Development office

Each year we also recognize the Benefactor of the Year during Catholic Schools’ Week.