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Mrs. Bolinda

Director/ 4 Year Old Teacher

Years with Preschool: 7th Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  The Rainbow Fish
Favorite Snack:  Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Activity:  Playing Play-Doh with the children and reading stories
Favorite Preschool Memory:  My favorite preschool memory was erupting the volcano we made in class during letter “V” week.  The expressions on the children’s faces became a forever memory in my heart.  I also love meeting all the new St. John’s families on the first day of school.

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Mrs. Claypool

4 Year Old Assistant

Years with Preschool: 30th Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  The Small One
Favorite Snack:  Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Activity:  Painting with the children
Favorite Preschool Memory:  I have so many wonderful memories, it is hard to choose just one.  I love spending time doing crafts with the children.  It is a special time baking with the children.

Mrs. Coran

4 Year Old Teacher                                      

Years with Preschool: 12th Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Charlotte’s Web
Favorite Snack:  Pretzels – especially chocolate covered ones
Favorite Activity:  Gardening, reading, and spending time with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Playing in our sand table with our preschool friends.

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Mrs. Price

4 Year Old  Assistant

Years with Preschool: 3rd Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Any Pete the Cat Book and The Day the Crayons Quit
Favorite Snack:  Blueberry Donuts
Favorite Activity:  Riding bikes and swimming with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory:  As a student at St. John’s many, many, many years ago, one day in the winter, we all put our big puffy winter coats on backwards as our parents arrived to pick us up.  We all laughed so hard and our moms thought that we were silly.

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Mrs. Roberts

3 Year Old Teacher

Years with Preschool: 27th Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  A Fish Out of Water
Favorite Snack:  Dunkin Donuts
Favorite Activity:  Walking, biking, shopping, and spending time with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Field trips to Kool Cones

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Mrs. Ross

3 Year Old Assistant/ 2 Year Old Assistant

Years with Preschool: 18th Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
Favorite Snack:  Brownies
Favorite Activity:  Taking walks, biking and shopping
Favorite Preschool Memory:  The year my son was in the 4 Year Olds, they had a fashion show as part of the Mother’s Day Tea.  The memory of my son walking into the room wearing his Hawaiian shirt, sunglasses and straw hat is unforgettable.

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Mrs. Sayers

Pre-K Teacher Assistant

Years with Preschool: 1st Year
Favorite Children's Book: Who is Melvin Bubble
Favorite Snack: Peanut Butter and Ice Cream
Favorite Activity: Camping with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory: Going on field trips with my friends.

Mrs. Schott

Pre-K Teacher

Years with Preschool: 2nd Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Five Minutes' Peace
Favorite Snack:  Sour Patch Kids
Favorite Activity:  Cooking with my kids, Tap Dancing, and Traveling
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Mother's Day Tea.  I love how the children greet their moms and escort them to their seat.  This memory always makes me smile!

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Mrs. Sundgren

Gym Co-Teacher

Years with Preschool:
1st Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Arnie the Doughnut
Favorite Snack:  Chips and Guacamole
Favorite Activity:  Swimming at the pool with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory:  I loved attending all of my kids Mother's Day Tea programs!

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Mrs. Teare

Music Teacher/ 2 Year Old Teacher

Years with Preschool: 
24th Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Goodnight Moon
Favorite Snack:  Goldfish Crackers
Favorite Activity:  Shopping
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Taking my own children on the field trips to the pumpkin patch.

 

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Mrs. Walkauskas

Gym Co-Teacher

Years with Preschool: 
1st Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Goodnight Moon and Big Red Barn
Favorite Snack:  Apples and Peanut Butter
Favorite Activity:  Spending time with my family outdoors.
Favorite Preschool Memory:  I loved singing in music class and enjoyed everything about art class.