Preschool Staff

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Elizabeth Rivera

Director

I am so pleased to begin my seventh year here at St. Gregory’s Preschool! I have been in early education for over sixteen years and I received my Child Development Associate Certification w/ a focus on Preschool in 2008. I started teaching at St. Gregory's in 2011. I became the assistant director in 2014. I am so happy to be able to continue my career in education as the Director here since 2015. I hold both my Texas Director's Credential as well as my National Administrator's Credential. I have been married to my loving hubby for almost 15 years, together we have two beautiful daughters: Gabriella is a freshman at Mansfield Early College highschool and Mikaela is starting at Worely Middle school this year.  I am so grateful for the opportunity to work with you this year as we foster your child's growth in education. I'm looking forward to an outstanding year together with your family!

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Sarah Rivera

Aide

Hi! I am Sarah.  I am happily married with two children ages 9 and 6.  This will be my third year here at St. Gregory's and I am looking forward to growing in the field of education while working the children and teachers.

Lillianna Flores

Fish Room - 18-24mo.


I graduated  from UTA with my BA in ESL education EC-6. I plan on going back to school to get my masters and teach elementary age children. I am a new teacher to St. Gregory's and I am excited to start this new adventure with your child. I hope to get to know everyone and learn about each child's personality. I hope we have a wonderful school year together!

Patricia Sorrels

Fish Room 18-24 mo.


I graduated in May 2017 from the University of Texas at Arlington with a BA in EC-6 ESL education. I am very excited to be here in the Fish Class. I have always had a passion for early childhood education and am looking forward to getting to know you and your child this year!

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Jamie Morgan

Bug Room - 2 year olds

I am excited to begin my second year at St. Gregory's. I am a wife and mother of three boys. My middle son attended Pre K here and we loved it. I am looking forward to a great year with your kiddos as we grow and learn!

Beatrice Flores

Frog Class 3 year olds


I am super excited to be working with your children this year. I graduated in May 2017 from UTA with a bachelors degree in Elementary education. I'm currently working on becoming certified. I have been with my husband for 17 years and we have three wonderful kids. I love working here at St. Gregory's and look forward to a great year!

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Michelle Savitch

Owl Room - Jr. Pre K (3's & 4's)

I have taught at St. Gregory's Preschool for almost 6 years.  This will be my fifth year teaching the 3 &4 year old class. I have been involved in the teaching and development of children for thirteen years. I am married and have two children. I look forward to a great year filled with fun activities and many happy memories.

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Jennifer Buckley

Pre-K - 4-5 year olds

 I am so very excited to start my fifth year here at St. Gregory's Preschool as a Pre-K teacher. I have been married for 14 years and have 2 children; Madalyn is 12 and William is 10.    I had the pleasure of staying at home with them until William entered Kindergarten. I am from Buffalo, New York but I have lived in Texas since 1979. I have been working with children since 1993 and have also worked as a paraprofessional for AISD. I cannot wait to start working with each child as they grow and learn!

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Ellen Dauzat

Pre K - 4-5 year olds

I will be starting my 11th year here at St. Gregory's Preschool. In those years I have been a teacher, substitute teacher and an aide. I currently live in Arlington with my daughter and grandson. I look forward to a great year getting to know your and your child!

Susan McDuff

 

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Ms. Susan received a PhD in occupational thereapy from TWU. She has worked with children as a registered occupational therapist for over 35 years. Ms. Susan recently retired for the public school system to help take care of her only grandson. She has been working here at the preschool the summer of 2016.

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Bethann Botha

Substitute

I am excited to begin my second year at St. Gregory's. I am a wife and mother of two. My son attended St. Gregory's for two years and my daughter will start here in the Fall. I look forward to partnering with you in the growth and development of your little ones!