Faculty and Staff

Everything listed under: grammar

  • Morris, Sharee

    First Grade TeacherBS in Family Studies at the University of Maryland, College ParkI began my career as an event planner in Washington, DC but eventually felt the desire to fulfill my lifelong love of learning by becoming a teacher. Over the course of many years, I have had the pleasure of teaching 2nd, 3rd and 5th grade through the public-school system as well as Kindergarten and 1st grade to my daughter using a classical homeschooling program. In addition, I had the joy of teaching English as ...  Read More...

  • Buckles, Debi

    Art Teacher K-12 Grade Studied at Tulsa Community College and the College of Biblical Studies; 10+ years teaching art in both the private school and the homeschool arenasMy journey with Covenant began in 2003, the year it opened. I have been a substitute teacher, office assistant, art, science, and Bible teacher. I thoroughly enjoyed teaching while my daughter was a student at Covenant.   Read More...

  • den Dulk, Melissa

    Student Support Studied Business (Purchasing & Materials Management) at the University of Houston-DowntownMy career began as a buyer at Baker Hughes for five years. Once I had little ones at home, I left corporate America to focus on family. Not long after, I began homeschooling my two boys from first through seventh grades.   Read More...

  • Richter, Lori

    Fourth Grade TeacherBA in Education at Texas A&M University; Certificate of Foundations in Biblical Counseling from Christian Counseling Education FoundationFor the past 28 years I have been involved in educating students in homeschool, private school and public school settings. I have also been active for 20 years in the development of young leaders through volunteer work with Texas 4-H. I am excited about continuing that calling at Covenant Academy!I am privileged to be the wife of Skip, m...  Read More...

  • Walker, Pam

    Second Grade Teacher BSBA in Accounting with a minor in Computer Science at Concord University, Athens, WVI have been teaching at Covenant Academy since its inception in 2003. Prior to that, I taught at another classical Christian school and homeschooled my own children classically for over seven years. I was drawn towards classical teaching methods during my homeschooling years.   Read More...

  • Small, Brad

    Sixth Grade Teacher MA of TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) at Grand Canyon University; BS in Secondary Education (History) at University of the Southwest, Hobbs, NMI began teaching at Covenant in 2014 and I am thrilled by the opportunity to provide a classical Christian education, the type of education that has produced the greatest thinkers mankind has known! In this Information Age, it is crucial to give students the ability to think for themselves, to understand...  Read More...

  • Patterson, Beth

    Kindergarten Teacher MBA in Marketing with an International Business focus; BS in Elementary Education with minor in English Literature at Sam Houston State, Huntsville, TexasBetween the public school classroom, homeschooling, and private school, I have taught Kindergarten through Seventh Grade. At Covenant, I have enjoyed my time teaching seventh grade literature for the past two years and I am now thrilled to be teaching Kindergarten.I find much joy in teaching little ones to read and dis...  Read More...

  • Szymanowski, Melissa

    Latin Teacher Grades 3-5Grammar School Resource TeacherGrammar Lead Teacher AssistantBS in Leadership Development with minors in Communications and Psychology at Texas A&M UniversityTeaching at Covenant for the last five years has opened my eyes to the wonderful world of classical education. I am thankful for the way Covenant seeks to glorify the Father first and foremost in all things. Covenant's emphasis on loving and training the hearts of our students in both education and discipline...  Read More...

  • White, Lynn

    Lead Grammar School TeacherThird Grade Teacher BS in Education with a major in Speech and Hearing Sciences and a minor in Educational Psychology at Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TexasI taught public school speech therapy, special education and third grade before coming to Covenant when it opened in 2003. I taught first grade here at Covenant for seven years, and I've been teaching third grade since then.   Read More...