Meet the Academy Team

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Natasha Bradbury

Kindergarten Teacher
Natasha Bradbury is the Kindergarten teacher. Mrs. Bradbury’s education includes an Associates in Business Administration, an Associates in Theology and a Bachelors in Elementary Education...
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Carol Grothouse

First Grade
Carol Grouthouse is the 1st grade teacher. Mrs. Grothouse attended Ball State University and Purdue University where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. Her...
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Sonja Burdon

Second Grade
Sonja Burdon is the 2nd grade teacher. Mrs. Burdon received her Bachelor’s in Elementary Education from Landmark Baptist College. Mrs. Burdon has been teaching for 11 years. This year will be...
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Kathie Lehr

Third Grade
Kathie Lehr is our 3rd grade teacher. Mrs. Lehr received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from University of West Florida. She is certified for K-6 education and in ESOL K-12....
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Julia Simon

Fourth Grade
Julia Simon is our fourth grade teacher. She received her Associates and Bachelor’s degree from Ashford University. She has spent several years substituting and will now spend her first year...
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Stephen Roe

Fifth Grade
Stephen Roe is our 5th grade teacher. Mr. Roe received his Bachelor’s in Communication from Thomas Edison State College. He is certified by the State of Florida in K-6 and by ACSI. Mr. Roe is...
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Terri Clement

Middle School English
Terri Clement is our Middle School English teacher. Mrs. Clement’s education includes an A.S. in Nursing, an A.S. in Health, P.E., Recreation and a B.S. in Early Childhood Education all from...
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Rachel Bork

Middle School History
Rachel Bork is the Assistant Principal and Middle School History teacher. Mrs. Bork received her EPI from Polk State College, BA from Pacific Luthern, and her graduate work from Portland State...
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Cryssi Williams

Middle School Science
Cryssi Williams wis the Middle School Science teacher. Her degrees include a R.N. from Polk State College and a B.A. in Organizational Managment from Warner University. She is certified through the...
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Debbie Silcox

Middle School Math & K-5th Music
Debbie Silcox is teaching Middle School Math and K-5th Music. Mrs. Silcox has a B.S. in Mathematics and Physical Science from Felician College. She is ACSI accredited in Math and Music. She has been...
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Chris Cobb

Middle School Bible
Chris Cobb is our Middle School Bible Teacher. He is a pastor at Church on the Hill in Dundee, FL. E-mail:
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Tom Grothouse

Physical Education
Tom Grouthouse is our Physical Education teacher. Mr. Grouthouse has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology. He has attended Santa Monica College, Purdue University, UCLA and St. Joseph’s...
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Emily Holmes

Emily Holmes is the Dance teacher. She has a B.A. in Business Administration from Webber International University. She is certified by the Cecchetti Counsil of America in 1-5. This is her 2nd year...
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Avaline Greene

Avaline Greene is our librarian. E-mail: