About Us Our Staff/Teacher Bios

Our Staff/Teacher Bios

 

All our staff at Regina Christian School are spiritually mature, born again men and women who see their work as God’s calling for their lives.  They are dedicated Christian role models and mentors to the students and seek to serve Christ in their work.

Our teachers are provincially certified through the Saskatchewan Ministry of Education and have, at minimum, a Bachelor of Education Degree, some also have Bible College Degrees and Masters Degrees. 

All courses are taught from a biblical perspective as the teachers seek to guide the students towards Christ in all aspects of their day.

 

administration

 

Mr. Rilling

Principal

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs. Munson

Vice-Principal and High School Teacher

Bachelor of Arts - Double Major in English and Psychology

Bachelor of Education - Major in English and Double Minor in Health Studies & Guidance and Counselling

Masters in Educational Administration

First year of teaching: 1996

What I love about RCS:  I love that I can share my faith openly with staff and students.

 

Elementary Teachers

 

Mrs. deWolde

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 2009

What I love about RCS:  I love the sound of all the students singing their praises to God! I feel so privileged to get to foster a love of learning and a love of God!

 

Mrs. Flaman

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education

Currently pursuing Masters in Educational Psychology

First year of teaching: 2011

What I love about RCS:  I love being with incredible students and staff everyday, and I love that I am able to teach with a Jesus centred focus.

 

Mrs. Glasspell

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 2002

What I love about RCS:  I love being able to talk about God in every subject/area that I teach. I also love being a part of each child's spiritual journey.

 

Mrs. Hollerbaum

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education (Middle Years)

First year of teaching: 2017

What I love about RCS:  I love working with so many amazing co-workers

and students!

 

Mrs. Krahn

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education (Middle Years)

First year of teaching: 2012

What I love about RCS:  I love getting to bring the gospel into everyday conversations with students and having opportunities to pray with staff and students.

 

Mr. Krogsgaard

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education (University of Regina)

Bachelor of Science in Bible (Oklahoma Christian)

First year of teaching: 1980

What I love about RCS:  It is a privilege to include Biblical illustrations and examples in the classroom. It is a blessing to develop caring relationships with the staff and students.

 

Miss LeDrew

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Kinesiology (Physical Literacy) 

Bachelor of Education (Physical Education/Health)

First year of teaching: 2018

What I love about RCS: I love that I can pray with my students and coworkers every day!

 

Mrs. A. Lichtman

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 2017

What I love about RCS:  I love the opportunity to teach students holistically. We all get to come alongside each other in community and grow mentally, physically, emotionally, and spiritually together.

 

Mrs. S. Lichtman

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Education

Certificate of Inclusive Education

First year of teaching: 1988

 What I love about RCS:  I love being able to pray with students in so many situations. I love that we are all working on becoming more like God with the help of the Holy Spirit.

 

Mrs. Lonie

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education (University of Regina)

First year of teaching: 2015

What I love about RCS:  I love the staff that I work with, and I love being able to bring up children in the Word!

 

 

Mrs. Robertson

Elementary Teacher

Master of Arts

Bachelor of Education

Bachelor of Arts (Capernwray Bible School)

First year of teaching: 2004

What I love about RCS:  I love that the spiritual growth of my students is a priority and goal. Praying with my class and having them pray with and for each other is such a powerful experience and it really draws them together the family of God.

 

Mrs. Schwartz

Elementary Teacher and French Itinerant Teacher

Bachelor of Education (Distinction) - University of Regina
Bachelor of Arts: Counselling/Leadership (Double Major) - Briercrest Bible College
Associate of Arts: Music - Briercrest Bible College

First year of teaching: 2008

What I love about RCS:  I love the students, the Christian atmosphere, and great co-workers!

 

Mr. Schellenberg

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 2015

What I love about RCS:  I love that I can openly discuss my faith with students and colleagues, pray with my students, and that we set aside time during the day for spiritual development.

 

Mrs. Sims

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education (University of Regina)

Bachelor of Biblical Studies (Eston College)

First year of teaching: 2008

What I love about RCS:  I love being part of the big family of God at RCS. There really is this sense of a 'village', raising our children up to know the Lord.

 

Mrs. Taylor

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education

Inclusive Education Certificate

Certificate in Biblical Studies

First year of teaching: 1998

What I love about RCS:  What I enjoy about being a teacher is that it is a never-ending professional development journey. You are constantly learning right beside the students that you teach! Another reason I love teaching is that kids are entertaining and make me laugh... I feel like it has kept me young-ish!! :)

 

Mrs. Tyler

Librarian and Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Administration

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 2003

What I love about RCS:  Working in a Christian environment where the Lord is first. Connecting with students and their families. Working with fellow Christians and knowing our hearts and minds have the same frame of reference.

 

Mr. VanderHooft

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education (Elementary)

Post Baccalaureate Degree in Education (Ed. Admin.)

First year of teaching: 2001

What I love about RCS: I love being able to share the Gospel with students and working with other committed Christian teachers.

 

Mr. Webb

Elementary Teacher

Bachelor of Education - Secondary Chemistry (University of Regina)

Bachelor of Biblical Studies (Millar College of the Bible)

First year of teaching: 2016

What I love about RCS:  I love getting to teach various subject areas with the central focus of Jesus. I love that the students and staff care for each other.

 

Elementary Itinerant Teachers

 

Mrs. Collado

Elementary Itinerant Teacher

Bachelor of Science in Psychology 

Bachelor of Science in Education

Japanese Language Certificate

First year of teaching: 1985

What I love about RCS: I love that I can teach about God and I can sing Christian songs with my students.

 

Mrs. Kerr

Elementary and High School Itinerant Teacher

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 1989

What I love about RCS: I love the students and being able to worship Jesus at school.

 

Ms. Watkis

Elementary Itinerant Teacher

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Education

Royal Conservatory of Music: Piano Level 8 & Voice Level 9

First year of teaching: 2002

What I love about RCS:  I love the students, their laughter, their jokes and their bubbling personalities. I love the community and freedom to worship.

 

High School Teachers

 

Mrs. Armstrong

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education- Middle Years Education

Certificate in Inclusive Education

First Year of Teaching: 2006


What I love about RCS:  I love the staff, students, and the amazing community that is RCS.

 

Ms. Flory

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Secondary Education

(Major in Social Studies and Minor in Physical Education)

First year of teaching: 2019

What I love about RCS:  The sense of community in this school is awesome! I love both the staff and students.

 

Ms. A. Giambattista

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education (University of Regina)

First year of teaching: 2018

What I love about RCS:  I love the opportunities to build relationships with students and staff through athletics, Student Leadership, Advisory... the list goes on. I also love being a member of a school that goes above and beyond for its students.

 

Mrs. K. Giambattista

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education

Inclusive Education Certificate

First year of teaching: 2002

What I love about RCS:  I love being part of the RCS community. It is a very welcoming and supportive environment.

 

Mr. Glasspell

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education

Master of Education

First year of teaching: 2002

What I love about RCS:  The ability to educate from a Christian worldview and come alongside my younger brothers and sisters in Christ as their teacher, while mentoring many beyond their years at Regina Christian School.

 

Mrs. Kramer

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education (Social Studies/English)

Master of Education (Curriculum Development)

First year of teaching: 2003

What I love about RCS:  I love being able to teach history and literature with a "Kingdom of God" ethic as this lens changes how we view everything. I love the relationships I have with my students as we all navigate life as children of God.

 

Mr. Lynnes

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 2015

What I love about RCS:  The school community is unbeatable. The staff, students and parents are all great!

 

maMr. Maxwell 

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education (Chemistry & Mathematics) – University of Saskatchewan

First year of teaching: 2000

What I love about RCS: I love helping students succeed and to encourage and train them to use their talents to serve God and others!

 

Mrs. McLaren

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education (University of Regina)

First year of teaching: 2016

What I love about RCS:  Some of the things that I love about RCS are the community and the common desire to love Christ and his people. 

 

Mr. Pritchard

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Administration 

Diploma in Biblical Studies

Certificate in Teaching ESL

First year of teaching: 1991

What I love about RCS:  I love the students and staff!

 

Mr. Reed

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education (Major in Chemistry, Minor in Physics)

First year of teaching: 2005

What I love about RCS: I love that I can get to know my students and build positive relationships with them that help them to reach their potential. I also love the passion that my colleagues have for their teaching-it is fun to work with people who are good at what they do-and who love it!

 

Mrs. Rilling

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Pastoral Theory

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 1988

What I love about RCS:  I love all the kids and their parents, and I love that I can talk about Jesus.

 

Mrs. Thiessen

High School Teacher

Bachelor of Education

First year of teaching: 2008

What I love about RCS:  I love the culture at RCS-great students and amazing staff. I love being able to pray with my students and have Christ as the foundation of all that we do.