A sample letter from a teacher notifying the school of his/her retirement. Be sure to write formal business letters in the proper business letter format.
I will be resigning as of the 21st of June this year in order to pursue my retirement. Please accept this letter as an official notification of my resignation from [School Name].
I would also like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your generous support, understanding and cooperation throughout my time spent here. It has been an immense pleasure to serve as a teacher with [School Name] , and the relationships I've have formed here over the years will not be soon forgotten.
It would be greatly appreciated if you could forward all of the required information and documents regarding the retirement process, in addition to a comprehensive benefits plan for retirees like myself, to my home address. Once again, I would like to say that I am extremely grateful to for all of your hard work, dedication and careful consideration throughout the years. Our staff and teachers here are irreplaceable, and I leave my position at our school feeling very fulfilled and confident that our institution will continue to succeed and excel at all it does. Thank you for everything you do for the children of this community.