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St. Sebastian Center for Early Learning

Teachers, Teacher/Child Ratios, Teaching Requirements

preschool

Teachers

Staff Information  
Ms. Lesley Starcher, 3 Year Old Preschool Teacher
Phone: 330-836-9107 x 127
Email: starcherl@stsebastian.org

Education: University of Akron: B.S. Early Childhood Education
Began Teaching: 2017
Began Teaching at St. Sebastian: 2016 as an aide
Hobbies: I enjoy reading, cooking and traveling
Why I like teaching: I love to see the fun and excitement they have towards learning. At the early age there is so much for them to explore and create. Also, watching them form friendships that may last a lifetime is so encouraging.
 
Mrs. Michele Kellner, 4 Year Old Preschool Teacher
Phone: 330-836-9107 x 127
Email: kellnerm@stsebastian.org

Education: : University of Michigan-Flint, Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education; Oakland University, Masters in Early Childhood; Notre Dame College, Reading Endorsement.
Years Teaching: I began teaching in a three year old preschool program for a school district in Michigan. I worked with this age group for 3 years. Then I taught in a whole day kindergarten class for a Catholic school for 4 years. Later I moved to the preschool program in the same school and worked with the preschool children for 3 years. I have worked for the past 2 years for a preschool program in Doylestown OH.
Hobbies: I love to spend time with my family, reading, swimming and sewing.
Why I like teaching: I love how young children find joy out of learning.
 
Mrs. Kathy Cardarelli, Preschool Teacher
Phone: 330-836-9107 x 127
Email: cardarellik@stsebastian.org

Education: Akron University: B.A. Child Development and Family Life
Years Teaching: 24 years overall, 12 with St. Sebastian
Hobbies: Reading, Cooking
Why I like teaching: The joy felt from the children every day.
 

 

Teacher/Child Ratios

The license capacity for the center is 42 students at any given time.

As required by law, St. Sebastian Center for Early Learning observes the following staff/child ratios:

Staff to Child
Four and Five Year Olds: 1 to 9
Three Year Olds: 1 to 6

Teaching Requirements

The St. Sebastian Center for Early Learning requires its teachers to have, at minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development and Family Life.