Administration

 

Chancellor/Senior Pastor of Grace Baptist Church
Name: Pastor Mark Sjostrom
Birthday: June 8
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts
At TFCA since 2005
Favorite verse: Hebrews 12:28

Principal/Administrator
Name: Mr. Brent Walker
Began Teaching in 1979
At TFCA since 1979
Colleges: Faith Baptist Bible College, Heritage University
Degrees: B. S., Master of Administration
Favorite verse: 1 Peter 5:11

School/Church Secretary
Name: Mrs. Karen Miller
At TFCA since 2007
Favorite Verse: Philippians 1:6

Librarian
Name: Mrs. Carol Galkin
At TFCA since 1976
Degree: A. D. Library Science.
Favorite verse: I Corinthians 10:31

School Board – Deacons of Grace Baptist Church


Teachers/Staff

 

K-4 Teacher
Name: Mrs. Teresa Rippee
Began teaching in 1985
At TFCA since 2001
Colleges: Free Will Baptist Bible College, Nashville, TN; Idaho State University
Degrees: B. S. in Elementary Education; Bible
Favorite Verse: Isaiah 40:31

K-5 Teacher
Name: Mrs. Cindy Walker
Began Teaching in 1991
At TFCA since 1991
College: Faith Baptist Bible College
Favorite Verse: II Corinthians 3:5

1st & 2nd Grade Teacher
Name: Miss Kaley Humphries
Began Teaching in 2013
At TFCA since 2013
Colleges: Northland International University
Degrees: B. S. in Elementary Education
Favorite Verses: Psalm 139:17-18

3rd & 4th Grade Teacher
Name: Mrs. Rochelle Jones
Began Teaching in 2011
At TFCA since 2016
College Attended: University of Phoenix Online
Degree: B.A. in Elementary Education
Favorite Verse: Philippians 4:8

5th & 6th Grade Teacher
Name: Mrs. Collette Tutty
Began Teaching in 1976
At TFCA since 1989
College: University of Nebraska
Degree: B. S. in Home Economics Education; Minor in English
Favorite Verses: Philippians 2:10-11

7th & 8th Grade Homeroom, Jr. High Science and History, 8th grade English, U.S. History, Biology, and Journalism.
Name: Mrs. Shannon Scruggs
Began Teaching in 1992
At TFCA since 2002
College: Pensacola Christian College
Degrees: B.A. in History; M.S. in Secondary Education
Favorite Verse: Psalm 127:1

9th Grade Homeroom, Physical Science, Government, 7th Grade English
Name: Mrs. Trisha Bolyard
Began teaching in 1997
At TFCA since 2014
Colleges: Westmont College, Boise State University, Washington State University, University of Idaho
Degrees: B.S. in Elementary Education
Favorite Verse: Proverbs 3:5, 6

10th Grade Homeroom, Jr. High Math, Algebra I, Geometry, Advanced Math, Chemistry
Name: Mr. Tyler Schaffer
Began Teaching in 2007
At TFCA since 2007
College: Northland International University
Degrees: B. S. in Math Education and Bible
Favorite Verse: John 16:33

11th Grade Homeroom, British Literature, Health, Speech, Philosophy, Economics, Geography and Computer
Name: Mrs. Brooke Wiest
Began Teaching in 2003
At TFCA since 2004
College: Armstrong University, Savannah, Georgia
Degree: B. S. in Education
Favorite Verse: Romans 8:28

12th grade homeroom , English, Choir
Name: Miss Elaine Beary
Began Teaching in 2005
At TFCA since 2016
College: Northland Baptist Bible College
Degree: B. S. in Music Education and Bible; Minor in English
Favorite Verses: Isaiah 26:3-4