Elementary Staff Directory

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Hedy Lu Bares

First Grade Teacher

BA from UNC in Elementary Education with a concentration in Language Arts and a minor in Reading. Pursuing masters in Early Childhood Education and Curriculum Studies. ACSI & State Certified; two years experience.



Website: Teacher Website
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Courtney Bologna

3rd Grade Teacher

Elementary Modular

BA in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in Child Education, Bethany University; MA in Teaching, Bethany University. State and ACSI certified. Five years teaching experience; two years at RCS.



Website: Third Grade Website
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Kayla Carriker

2nd Grade Teacher

Room 206

BA Elementary Education and English as a second language. Minor in Reading, University of Northern Colorado. Three years experience; three years at RCS. ACSI and state certified.


Home Phone: Voice mail Ext. 510
Website: Teacher Website
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Jason Conrad

Elementary P.E. Teacher

BA in Health and Human Performance – University of Montana. Sixteen years experience teaching/coaching, personal trainer. ACSI Certified. Head Coach Girls Basketball. Four years at RCS.



Website: Teacher's Website
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Dana Dunlap

Elementary Admin. Assistant

3 years at North Central University of MN, 1 yr. St. Cloud State University. Sixteen years office experience. Eight years at RCS.


Work Phone: Extension 358
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Lauren Eberhard

3rd Grade Teacher

Room 153

BA, Elementary Education/ESL emphasis, UNC. State and ACSI Certified. Four years experience.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 509
Website: 3rd Grade Website
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Christine Ells

4th Grade Teacher

Room 254

BA, Humanities/Elem. Ed., Fort Lewis College. State and ACSI Certified. Nineteen years experience; 12 years at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 507
Website: Teacher Website
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Erica Gardunio

Kindergarten Teacher

Room 106

BA in Elementary Education – CCU.  Ten years experience in primary education, four years at RCS. State and ACSI Certified.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 501
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Michelle Graff

5th Grade Teacher

Room 256

BA, Elementary Ed., CCU. State and ACSI Certified. Eight years experience.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 506
Website: Fifth grade site
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Betsy Green

Kindergarten Teacher

Room 208

Six years teaching experience in both kindergarten and second grade. BS in Communication Disorders from Texas Tech. Certified K-6 in TX and CO. ACSI certified.


Work Phone: Voicemail Ext. 524
Website: Kindergarten Website
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Daveda Harms

1st Grade Teacher

Room 203

BA, Elementary Ed. & Liberal Arts, UNC. State and ACSI Certified. Twenty-two years experience, nine years at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 533
Website: Teacher Website
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Patty Hoppe

Elementary School Principal

BS from Illinois State University, Major in Elementary Education / Minor in Reading. MA from University of Northern Colorado in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. 22 years teaching grades 1-5. Six years as an Elementary Administrator. CO State and ACSI certified.


Work Phone: Extension 361
Website: Department Page
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Allen Howlett

Superintendent / Pastor

BS, Math Ed., CSU. MA Ed., Supervision and Instruction, Univ. of Phoenix. State and ACSI Certified Administrator.  Twenty-seven years of experience in education and 20 years in Administration.


Work Phone: Extension 392
Website: Welcome Message
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SuzAnne Howlett

Elementary PE Teacher

BA, Kinesiology: emphasis in Physical Education K-12, Minor in Special Education, University of Northern Colorado, 11 years teaching experience, 14 years coaching experience, State and ACSI Certified. Five years at RCS.



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Katie Jones

5th Grade Teacher

Room 208

BA in Elementary Education – Moody Bible Institute. Master’s in Curriculum and Instructions, CCU. Five years experience in primary education; 4 years at RCS. ACSI certified.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 513
Website: Fifth Grade Website
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Kendra Keller

4th Grade Teacher

Room 253

BA Elementary Education, MA Special Education, emphasis in teaching gifted and talented, UNC. Thirty-two years experience.

State and ACSI certified.


Home Phone: Voice mail Ext. 512
Website: Teacher Website
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Laura Korell

Second Grade Teacher

Room 204

BA Elementary Education and minor in Music from University of Northern Colorado. State and ACSI Certified. First year at RCS.


Work Phone: Voicemail Ext. 500
Website: Teacher Website
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Cynthia Lewis-Jessup

Librarian

Room 207 

BA, Religion, University of Puget Sound. Masters in Library Science, St. John’s University, N.Y. Temporary State and ACSI Certified.  Eight years experience. Fifth year at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 519
Website: Teacher Website
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Allison Loyer

3rd Grade Teacher

Room 154 

BA in Applied Human Sciences, Colorado State University; MA in Elementary Education, University of Northern Colorado. Two years experience, 2 years at RCS. State and ACSI certified.



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Kimberly Martin

Kindergarten Teacher

Room 104

BA in Liberal Studies, California State University; MA Elementary Education, University of Northern Colorado. State and ACSI certified. Three years experience; two years at RCS.



Website: Kindergarten Website
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Michele Mayes

Nurse

BSN in Nursing from Eastern Mennonite University. Nurse for 21 years and school nurse at RCS for three years.



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Jeannette McNair

Elementary Admin. Assistant

AA, Applied Science & Court Reporting, Front Range Community College. 9 years office experience.


Work Phone: Extension 361
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Sue Meyer

Elementary Teachers’ Aide

Twenty-eight years experience, including 8 in Christian Schools. Licensed nurse from Our Lady of Fatima in RI


Home Phone: Extension 380
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Angie Miller

5th Grade Teacher

Room 255

BS, Elementary Ed., KSU. State and ACSI Certified. Fifteen years experience; 10 years at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 529
Website: Fifth Grade Website
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Penny Moldenhauer

ES Academic Coach

BA, Elementary Education, Minor in Science Education, University of Northern Colorado. Thirty-five years teaching experience, serving six years in professional development as an academic coach. Four years at RCS.



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Pam Neet

Elementary Teacher’s Aide

Studied Para Education & Special Education, University of Denver. Fifteen years experience.


Work Phone: Voicemail Ext. 380
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Marty Olson

4th Grade Teacher

Room 250

BA, Social Sciences, CSU. BA, Education, UNC. ACSI Certified. Eighteen years experience; 8 years at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 511
Website: Teacher Website
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Olivia Pahlau

1st Grade Teacher

BA in Early Childhood Education and Human Development, Colorado State University. State and ACSI certified. Three years experience; two years at RCS.



Website: Teacher Website
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Michelle Rich

2nd Grade Teacher

Room 205

BA, Elementary Ed., CCU. State and ACSI Certified. Five years at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 534
Website: Teacher Website
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Trudi Romero

Elementary Teachers’ Aide

BS, Psychology & Sociology, University of Wyoming. Fourteen years volunteer experience in Christian Ed. including past teacher assistant experience. Eight years Teacher Aide experience at RCS.


Work Phone: Extension 380
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Cami Shupe

Second Grade Teacher

Room 103

BA in Psychology from Seattle Pacific University; four years elementary experience, first year at RCS. ACSI certified.



Website: Teacher Website
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William Stults

Elementary Art Teacher

Room 201

BS in Elementary Art, University of Wyoming. 10 years experience. Doctor of Chiropractic from Life University. State certified K-12 Art in the states of Wyoming and Colorado. Two years at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice mail Ext. 516
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Stephen Walter

Elementary Music Teacher

BA in Music K-12 Education, University of Northern Colorado. One year experience; one year at RCS. State and ACSI certified.



Website: Teacher Website
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Sheri Webb

Kindergarten Teacher

Room 105

BA, Childhood & Family Studies, UNC. ACSI Certification. 22 years experience. 10 years at RCS.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 526
Website: Kindergarten Website
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Casey White

1st Grade Teacher

Room 101

BS in Early Childhood Education, John Brown University. Three years experience; two years at RCS. State and ACSI certified.


Home Phone: Voice mail Ext. 504
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Tim Wilson

K-5th Grade Computer Teacher

Elementary Computer lab

BS Civil Engineering, University of Arizona, 16 years in children ministry, 17 years IT experience. Two years experience; two years at RCS. ACSI certified.


Work Phone: Voice Mail Ext. 399
Website: Teacher website