The Annual Archbishop's Dinner For Education

September 24, 2020

Please join us on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at the CHI Event Center. A social hour begins at 6:00 p.m., with dinner and evening program at 7:00 p.m. Further details will be available soon!

2019 Honorees

Administrators of the Year

Mike Dempsey, Gross Catholic High School, Bellevue

Jennifer Fiscus, St. Rose of Lima School, Crofton

Educators of the Year - Elementary

Cindy Menzel, St. Mary School, Bellevue

Nancy Hochstein, Holy Trinity School, Hartington

Educators of the Year - Secondary

Marsha Kalkowski, Marian High School, Omaha

Karen Schmeichel, St. Mary High School, O’Neill

Educators of the Year - Special Education and Inner City

Funded by the Maginn Family Foundation

Suzanne Seyler, St. Bernard School, Omaha

Diane Vaiskunas, Madonna School & Community Based Services, Omaha

Nominate a 2020 Educator of the Year!

Please select a nomination form from the following list.

Educator of the Year

Educator of the Year, Inner-City / Special Needs

Educador del Año (español)

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Recognizing the extraordinary dedication and strong personal commitment of teachers
and administrators to Catholic education in the Archdiocese of Omaha.

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Recognizing the extraordinary dedication and professionalism of those who educate children under special circumstances in an atmosphere of love and respect.

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Reconociendo la dedicación y el profesionalismo extraordinarios de quienes educan a los niños en circunstancias especiales en un ambiente de amor y respeto.


"My Teacher Is..."
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The Stewardship & Development Office of the Archdiocese of Omaha is proud to announce the launch of “My Teacher Is…”, a contest to showcase how valuable our Catholic school educators are, as described by the students who experience their teachings daily.

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