Michelle Pearson, SEED Director

Michelle was born in Lansing, Michigan, but has lived in Aiken for most of her life. She and her husband, Barry, have three married children and five grandchildren. To her, the best aspect of being the Director is watching the children laugh and learn while sharing the love of Jesus Christ with them. She has been on the staff at St. John's since 1995.

Kindergarten

 

Jill Erford teaches our Blooms (5K) class along with Elaine Ray who is the classroom aid. To learn more about Mrs. Erford and Mrs. Ray and to visit their class page, please click here

Preschool

 

Buds (3K)

Mary Gail Staubs teaches a 2 day and a 3 day Buds (3K) class. Click here to learn more about Mrs. Mary and to view her class page.

 

Buds (3K)/Sprouts (4K)

Stephanie Holt teaches a 2 day Buds (3K) class and a 3 day Sprouts (4K). Click here to learn more about Mrs. Holt and to view her class page.

 

Buds/Sprouts Aide

Dee Dee Ware is the classroom aide for Mrs. Staubs and Mrs. Holt. To learn more about Mrs. Ware and the classrooms she works in please click below. 

Staubs    Holt

 

Sprouts (4K)

Ashleigh Whittle teaches our 4 day Sprouts (4K) class. Click here to learn more about Mrs. Whittle and to view her class page. 

 

Sprouts (4K)

Carla Dillman teaches our 5 day Sprouts (4K) class. Click here to learn more about Mrs. Dillman and to view her class page. 

 

Sprouts Aide

Anna Macdonald is the classroom aide for Mrs. Whittle and Mrs. Dillman. To learn more about Mrs. Macdonald and the classrooms she works in please click below. 

Whittle   Dillman

 

Seedlings (PreK Prep)

Natalie Jones and Angela Vandegrift teach our 2 day and 3 day Seedlings (Preschool Prep) classes. Click here to learn more about Mr. Natalie and Ms. Angela and to visit her class page. 

 

Pods (2K)

Laura Pharr and Kara Rodgers are our Pods (2K) teachers. Click here to learn more about Ms. Laura and Ms. Kara and their classroom.

 

Pods (Toddler)

Brandi Foster and Dixie Hardee are our teachers in our Pods (toddler) class. Click here to learn more about Ms. Brandi and Ms. Dixie and to visit their classroom page.

 

Nursery

Rae Felix is in our nursery classroom for children 6 weeks to walking. Click here to learn more about Mrs. Felix and to visit her class page.

Music and Arts

 

Patsy Flowers, Music Teacher

Patsy is an Aiken native. She is married to Neil, a United Methodist Minister. They have one son and a daughter-in-law, a grandson born in 2008 and a granddaughter born in 1980. Patsy taught preschool here at St. John's until the end of the school year 2014-15. After retiring as a full-time teacher, she rejoined the staff as the music teacher. Patsy loves music and teaching the children to share that love brings her great joy.

 

Tracy Patchan, Art