I truly love working with this age group. This is my eleventh year as a teacher with St. Thomas Catholic School and Little Saints Preschool. Our son Jacob graduated from St. Thomas School in the spring and is now a freshman at Prairie Ridge High School. I am truly blessed to be part of the St. Thomas Little Saints Preschool family. Copyright © 2019 St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School. Administrative Assistant, Director of Development. Copyright © 2019 St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School. The 2019-2020 school year will begin my fourth year serving as Little Saints Preschool Director. My husband Brian and I have been married for 32 years. St. Thomas the Apostle School - Wonderful Chicago Catholic School in Chicago, IL is a center of academic excellence where students' spiritual, moral and character development is nurtured. Phone: 815.459.0496 Fax: 815.459.0591 . Prior to serving as Preschool Director for Little Saints Preschool, I have experience as a classroom teacher in Kindergarten, 3rd grade, 4th grade, Reading Readiness, Bilingual Education and Title 1 Reading/Math Kindergarten-5th Grade. In addition, I am the grandmother to a beautiful five-year-old granddaughter, Adilynn.

They are both Music Educators in the area. I reside in Crystal Lake with my husband, and I am the proud mother of three grown children, a daughter in-law, a son-in -law and four beautiful grandchildren. In addition to my assistant principal duties I also teach 5th and 8th grade math.

I look forward to yet another year of challenging young minds with ideas for the future.

Phone: 815.459.0496 Fax: 815.459.0591 . I check my voice and email messages after school. 265 King Street - Crystal Lake, IL 60014. Copyright © 2019 St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School. I will respond to your message as soon as possible. Copyright © 2016 | St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church | 272 King Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 | 815-455-5400

I am blessed beyond measure to have been given the opportunity to serve as Preschool Director for St. Thomas the Apostle Little Saints Preschool. I attended National Louis University receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education.

Seeing them grow into strong, confident and kind individuals is one of God’s greatest gifts. All Rights Reserved. I completed my Bachelors Degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Ball State University, a Masters in Education from Boise State in Educational Technology and a second Masters in School Administration from St. Xaviers. I am looking forward to an exciting and successful school year. I live in Algonquin with my husband Ken, two wonderful children Kennedi and Cody, and our new puppy Zoey. I am truly honored to be part of the education team here at St. Thomas the Apostle School. I hope to facilitate a classroom environment that encourages creativity, hands on experiences, self-confidence and a joy for learning, with God as the center of all that we do. My son and daughter are both graduates of St. Thomas, Prairie Ridge and University of Dayton and St. Norbert's University respectively. Having a strong passion for children and educational issues, I have spent much time working within the classroom, as well as with outside organizations to benefit the well-being of children. Along with spending time with my family, I enjoy cooking, baking, scrapbooking, coaching competitive poms and cheering my children on in  dance, Boy Scouts, basketball, golf and lacrosse.

I have a passion for creativity, so if I am not making fun school activities, or finding new decorating ideas, you will find me Quilting! St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School is a great choice for education as it provides Gospel values and academic excellence. Submit.

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I currently possess a State of Illinois certification in Elementary Education with an endorsement in Mathematics and Social Science. St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School. 265 King StreetCrystal Lake, IL 60014. I am both privileged and honored to serve as the Director for St. Thomas the Apostle Little Saints Preschool. God Bless!!!! I hold Bachelor of Arts degrees in Education from Eastern Illinois University and Northeastern Illinois University. I am super excited to be teaching preschool aged children within the classroom setting. I am looking forward to seeing the students excel in their faith and academics this year.

When I am not teaching in the classroom, I can be found enjoying time with my family. It is my goal to maintain open communication with all of our parents and families. In addition, I have ten years of prior experience working within the realm of Early Childhood Education. I studied Elementary Education K-8th at Illinois State University. Copyright © 2019 St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School. This is my fourteenth year at St. Thomas School. Please feel free to contact me either by telephone or email. My husband and I have been married for 27 years and have lived in the Crystal Lake area for 27 years. Little Saints Preschool Website. I came back to St. Thomas in 2003 teaching 7th and 8th grade. Copyright © 2019 St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School. I have been with the preschool department since we proudly began in 2008. T: 815-459-0496 F: 815-459-0591. I am especially passionate about phonics and early literacy. St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School. This will be my second year teaching at St. Thomas the Apostle Little Saints Preschool.

I spent several years at home with my two boys, Joey and Anthony. As an avid public speaker, I have done motivational speaking for Rainbows for All Children: Grief Support for Children, Kids HOPE International and Generosity: Cary Grove Neighborhood Life. 265 King Street - Crystal Lake, IL 60014. I truly feel blessed to be a part of St. Thomas the Apostle School family. Copyright © 2016 | St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church | 272 King Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 | 815-455-5400 I began working at St. Thomas School in 1995-1997. We are proud members of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish. One of my greatest joys is spending time with my husband Ryan and our children Benjamin (2019 graduate of St. Thomas the Apostle School and now a freshman at Marian Central Catholic High School) and Sophie (7th grade at St. Thomas). All Rights Reserved. I obtained a Master of Arts degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University. Kennedi is a 6th grader and Cody is a 4th grader here at St. Thomas the Apostle School. Growing up, I was blessed to call Crystal Lake my hometown.