Teacher of the Year

Santa Rosa Education Foundation administers the Florida Department of Education-Macy’s Teacher of the Year Program for the Santa Rosa School District. This program celebrates the contributions of classroom teachers who demonstrate a superior capacity to inspire a love of learning in students of all backgrounds and abilities. Since its inception in 1988, the program continues to be a prestigious honor drawing participation from Florida’s 72 public school districts and other institutions.

2014 Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year

Ann Thompson
West Navarre Intermediate

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2014 Finalists

Annette Nixon
Gulf Breeze Middle

Cheryl Thacker
Pace High

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2014 Semi-Finalists

Kim Kayser
West Navarre Primary
Michele Fuller
Woodlawn Beach Middle


2014 Nominees

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Past Recipients

1971 to 2013 Santa Rosa Teachers of the Year

2015 Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year Nominees

Nominee Information

Additional information for nominees can be found here.