Mrs. Meggy Holdahl - Junior High English, Literature, & Social Studies
Mr. Patrick Monahan - Junior High Science
Learning is a lived activity, therefore the classroom should be lively. Hands on learning brings education into the hands of the students and creates life long learners.
“This is a day the Lord has made; Let us rejoice and be glad.” - Psalm 118:24
Mrs. Diane Shumaker - Junior High Religion
My educational philosophy: Critical Thought over Content; Bold Questions over Simple Answers; and the Journey over the Destination.
“Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.” - Albert Einstein
Ms. Shelia Kilb - Junior High English, Literature, & Social Studies
Students recognize when something is not genuine. If you are excited about what you teach, especially when it comes to Jesus, the lightbulb will go on!
“We are not called to do extraordinary things,but to do ordinary things with extraordinary love.” Jean Vanier
Mrs. Lisa Tremper - Junior High Math
I believe every kid has unique strengths and needs that need to be reached, and that learning needs to be engaging and student-centered.
"Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic." -J.K. Rowling
Mrs. Anne Cyganiak - 8th Literature & English
My educational philosophy is that everyone can learn math regardless of your ability. Math is everywhere.
"Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” -Joshua 1:9
I strive to inspire students to develop a love of reading and an appreciation for good writing. My goals goals are for my students to become insightful readers and to broaden their writing voice to a level that will prepare them for high school.
"The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away." - William Shakespeare