Faculty and Staff – 2023-24

“I love St. Joseph School because St. Joe’s teachers and staff work hard and show their love for God and the kids that become ‘their own”, each in their own way.” – A St. Joe Parent
Rev. Michael Williams, Pastor
Mr. Christopher O. Wells, Principal
Mrs. Donna Schrauben, Secretary
Begindergarten – Mrs. Adrienne Randolph
Begindergarten – Mrs. Melissa Austin
Kindergarten – Mrs. Stephanie McCarty
Kindergarten –  Mrs. Jessica Goerge
First Grade – Mrs. Rachel Keilen
First Grade – Ms. Emma Heckman
Second Grade – Mrs. Nancy Goerge
Second Grade – Mrs. Missy Vitek-Maurer
Third Grade – Mr. Joel Hoffman
Fourth Grade – Ms. Katelyn Childers
Fifth Grade -Mrs. Sarah Hintz
Sixth Grade – Mrs. Amber Carn
Librarian/Resource Aide – Mrs. Stephanie Padgett
Music Education – Provided through shared time
Reading Resource Aide – Mrs. Karen Feldpausch
Title I Services – Provided through St. Johns Public Schools
Classroom Aides – Mrs. Stacey Kurncz, Mrs. Joan Miller, Mrs. Deanne Purtil,  Mrs. Cindy Presocki, and Ms. Marie Geller
Computer Teacher – Provided through shared time with Fowler Public Schools
Physical Education – Provided through shared time with St. Johns Public Schools
Art – Provided through shared time with St. Johns Public Schools
Hot Lunch – Mrs. Ann Parker and Mrs. Erica Denovich (Co-Supervisor), Mrs. Andrea Klein and Mrs. Wendy Jakus
Lunch/Playground Aide – Mrs. Theresa Owen, Mrs. Teri Gove, Mrs. Abby Davis, Mrs. Jackie Lehman, Mrs. Erica Denovich and Mrs. Lacy Quinn
AM Playground Aide* – Mrs. Andrea Klein
Maintenance & Custodial – Mr. Glenn Esch (supervisor) and Mrs. Wendy Jakus
*Morning playground supervision begins 30 minutes before school. In case of rain, the children play inside the gym until school begins. Students should not be dropped off and left unattended before supervision is available. Additionally, supervisors are present during the lunch recess. At this time, there is no after school care or playground supervision provided.
Art, Physical Education, Band and Orchestra will be provided through St. Johns Public Schools. Computer Technology will be provided through Fowler Public Schools.

Teacher Qualifications

The teaching staff is comprised of highly qualified State Certified, experienced professionals, who continue to update themselves through educational classes, seminars, workshops, and in-service opportunities. Many members of the staff are actively involved in a variety of professional organizations, serving on local, state, and diocesan committees. Additionally, teachers work annually toward fulfilling or updating diocesan requirements for religious certification. Working as a team, respecting and supporting each other, the staff continually strives toward educational excellence.