FACULTY

Rapid City Christian School’s Faculty members hold a variety of academic credentials and represent a variety of evangelical traditions. Each is dedicated to the purposeful integration of biblical truth, scholastic excellence, and personal virtue that forms the basic Christian education.  

Neal Adrian (2020)

Neal Adrian (2020)

College Biology

BS/MS/PhD Microbiology at SDSU
University of Oklahoma

Southern Hills Bible

Rebecca Adrian (2020)

Rebecca Adrian (2020)

Biology/Geometry

BS Zoology University of Oklahoma

Southern Hills Bible

Liz Breed (2017)

Liz Breed (2017)

Learning Center Director

B.S. Colorado Christian
M.A. Colorado Christian
Principal License University of Denver
First Assembly of God

Ben Connot (2020)

Ben Connot (2020)

Math/Science

BS K-12 Special Ed BHSU

United Methodist Church

Adam Courtney (2017)

Adam Courtney (2017)

General Educator

B.S. in Sports Management
Marranatha Baptist University

Calvary Baptist Church

Kyle Courtney (2014)

Kyle Courtney (2014)

Activitites Director

B.S. Biblical Studies, Pillsbury Baptist Bible College,
Owatonna, MN

Hillsview Evangelical Free

Andy Coyle

Andy Coyle

Bible

BS University of Northwestern
M. Div. Free Lutheran
Theological Seminary

Shiloh Church

Jerry Dayton (2016)

Jerry Dayton (2016)

Chaplain/Bible

B.A. History, California Baptist University
 
Rimrock E Free Church

 

Becky Davis (2020)

Becky Davis (2020)

Study Hall

BS Criminal Justice – University of GA

Mercy Gate

Carey Denman (2019)

Carey Denman (2019)

Communications

BA from USD and MA English, SDSU
 
Rimrock E Free Church
 
Teresa Dringman (2018)

Teresa Dringman (2018)

Administrative Assistant/Accountant

Associates Degree in Liberal Arts
Temple College
 
Liberty Baptist Tabernacle
 
William Duncan (2020)

William Duncan (2020)

History and Government

BS Political Science at Cedarville University MS
Education at Indiana Weslyan

Kelly Edwards (2019)

Kelly Edwards (2019)

Administrative Assistant

Associates Degree in Recreation Planning, William Rainey Harper College

First Wesleyan

Kris Ellingson (2017)

Kris Ellingson (2017)

Technology Coordinator

Certified Network Administrator

Landmark Community Church

Karen GIlson (2019)

Karen GIlson (2019)

Geography

BS in Elementary Education, Union College

Hermosa Seventh Day Adventist

Heather Goddard (2017)

Heather Goddard (2017)

Band/Choir

B.M. in Music Therapy, Florida State U.

Rimrock Evangelical Free

David Hegstad (2020)

David Hegstad (2020)

Math/Geography/Computer

BS Math at Dickinson State
Shari Herrington (2017)

Shari Herrington (2017)

Spanish I & II

B.A. Spanish, Northern State
BSEd in Spanish, Northern State

Hillsview Evangelical Free

Julie Hewitt (2011)

Julie Hewitt (2011)

Administrator

M.A. Ed. Liberty University
B.S. South Dakota State University

Hillsview Evangelical Free

Shannon Hubacher (2020)

Shannon Hubacher (2020)

Math

BS Education California
University of Pennsylvania

Landmark Community Church

Carolyn Krausch (1982)

Carolyn Krausch (1982)

Academic Dean

B.S. University of North Dakota

Black Hills Community Church (PCA)

Sue Larson (2008)

Sue Larson (2008)

High School English, Drama, Creative Writing

B.S. English Education, Liberty University

South Canyon Baptist Church

Jason Lovelace (2020)

Jason Lovelace (2020)

English/French

BA History, Spanish and Modern Language MA Ministry
Newburgh Theological Seminary/Mid-America Nazarene University

Real Life Church

Tyler Mathieson (2016)

Tyler Mathieson (2016)

Learning Center and IT Department

Attended North Central University
 
West Gate Community Church
 
Paula Phelps

Paula Phelps

Custodian

Zion Lutheran Church

Steve Phelps

Custodian

Zion Lutheran Church

Lisa Porch (2017)

Lisa Porch (2017)

Computer

B.S. Biology
Secondary Ed.
University of Sioux Falls

Rimrock E Free Church

Jennifer Prahl (2009)

Jennifer Prahl (2009)

Principal/HS Social Studies/Bible

B.S. Social Studies Education, Bob Jones University

Landmark Community Church

 

Matt Price (2018)

Matt Price (2018)

Bible

Mercy Gate Church

Melissa Price (2018)

Melissa Price (2018)

ASL

BS Interpreting, Siena Heights University

Mercy Gate Church

Nick Rombough (2019)

Nick Rombough (2019)

Bible

Common Ground CMA

Mark Rossignol (2012)

Mark Rossignol (2012)

Custodian

Retired Army
Sergeant 1st Class

Calvary Lutheran Church

Angie Schafer (2018)

Angie Schafer (2018)

Athletics

BS Education/PE/Health, Chadron State University

South Canyon Baptist

Tami Schafer (2011)

Tami Schafer (2011)

Middle School English

B.S. Elementary Ed, Rockmont College, Denver

South Canyon Baptist Church

Sarah Schultz (2017)

Sarah Schultz (2017)

Chemistry, Physics, American Politics, Business

Real Life Church of the Nazarene

B.S., Composite Science Education (Bob Jones University)
M.B.A. (Webster University)
M.A. in Security Studies, Civil-Military Relations (School of International Graduate Studies, Naval-postgraduate School)
Specialist in Education, Curriculum Design and Instruction (McKendree University)
ABD, Doctorate in Education (McKendree University, IL)

 

Enrika Shaffer (2020)

Enrika Shaffer (2020)

Richard Stecher (2012)

Richard Stecher (2012)

Principal/HS Science

BS Biology(SDSU)
MEd Educational Technology Leadership(Lamar University)
 
Zion Lutheran Church
Tonya Torve (2018)

Tonya Torve (2018)

Learning Center Reading Specialist

BS in Marketing and Business
Oral Roberts University, Tulsa OK.
Certifications in Reading, Learning Mediation, and Early Learning Intervention.
 
Ashley Trennepohl, (2014)

Ashley Trennepohl, (2014)

Physical Science & Science 8

B.S. Geology, School of Mines and Technology
M.A. 2nd Ed

Black Hills Community Church (PCA)

Kristin Ugland (2016)

Kristin Ugland (2016)

Middle and High School Art

Associate Degree in Graphic Design Illustration,
Art Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Real Life Church of the Nazarene

Kelly Weischedel (2015)

Kelly Weischedel (2015)

English 10

BA  – Northwest College
MA – University of MN
MDiv – AGTS

Rimrock Church

Carol A. Wendt (1992)

Carol A. Wendt (1992)

Middle School Math, Librarian

B.S. Elementary Education
University of South Dakota

Destiny Foursquare Church

Katie Wilken (2017)

Katie Wilken (2017)

Math

BS 2nd Math Ed & Biblical Studies, Grace University

South Canyon Church

Dawn Wombold (2010)

Dawn Wombold (2010)

Bible 7, Geography 7

B.S. Concordia College
Seward, NE

Divine Shepherd Lutheran