Join us in the 2014-2015 School Year! Offering P2-6th grade, including a new Transitional Kindergarten! Open House Thursday, April 24th from 9am-2:30pm!
See "Admissions" tab for more info or call School Office to schedule a tour: 270-843-1001.
- Now Enrolling for Summer Care 2014! Click on "Resources" tab for more info.
Faculty and Staff
Mrs. Karen Mitchell returns to HTLS after three years of retirement from the Director position (HTLS School Director from 1995-2009). She considers it a joy to step back into this role. "Sharing God's love with the children, their families and the staff continues to give my life purpose," Mrs. Mitchell says. She looks forward to getting to know HTLS' current students and families, as well as staying in touch with former students and parents.
Mrs. Mitchell has her B.S. in Elementary Education from Baker University in Baldwin City, Kansas. She taught in Kansas City and St. Louis, MO. She and her husband, Cliff (retired from General Motors), have been married for 45 years and have 3 sons and 5 grandchildren.
Dianne Martin - Preschool Director
Mrs. Martin attended Kentucky Wesleyan College where she attained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education and was a Cum Laude graduate in Religion and Physical Education with a minor in Recreation. She has a Master of Arts degree in Education from Western Kentucky University. She also has a Rank I Masters degree in Early Childhood Education from WKU. Mrs. Martin has taught preschool for 5 years.
Elena Frock- Preschool 2
Haley Crutcher- Preschool 3
Ms. Crutcher is an HTLS Alumnus who has also previously worked as a Teacher's Aid in our preschool department. Ms. Crutcher will complete her Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education degree at Western Kentucky University later this year. Ms. Crutcher has this to say about teaching 3 Year Olds, "This is a huge year for these kids and I love seeing their progress throughout the school year...I intend on bringing a youthful and fun perspective to preschool while encouraging God's love throughout." As far as her personal experience as a student at HTLS, Ms. Crutcher says, "Holy Trinity is a special place to me. I was fortunate enough to attend this school and establish my education not only in academics but in my Christian faith. I was able to connect with my peers in weekly chapel as well as having Bible time daily. Working hard and keeping God first has been rooted in me at a young age and is the reason I have done well throughout my education."
Jessica Lyne- First/Second Grade
Mrs. Lyne is a native of Bowling Green and is very excited to join the HTLS family this 2013 year. Mrs. Lyne is a recent graduate of Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education, graduating on the President's List. She will complete her KTIP this year at HTLS. Mrs. Lyne completed her student teaching in grades Kindergarten, Third, and Fourth Grades in Warren County Schools. Mrs. Lyne has this to share about teaching at HTLS, "I feel I have a very special gift with children and am extremely passionate about teaching! I am looking forward to a great and successful year!"
Deedy Whittamore - Third/Fourth Grade
Ms. Whittamore has attended Coker College, Western Kentucky University, and Eastern Kentucky University. She has a Bachelor's of Sciene degree with a minor in Physical Education and a Master's Degree in Elementary Education. She has 35 years of teaching experience and is certified in Kentucky for grades K-8. Ms. Whittamore taught 4th grade for 7 years at Breckenridge Elementary in Lexington, KY, 5-6th grade for 3 years at Waco Elementary in Richmond, KY, and 4th grade for 20 years at Warren Elementary in Bowling Green, KY.
Rachel Martin-5th/6th Gradermartin@htlc-bg.org
Ms. Martin graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2007 with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. She began her career in 2009 with Warren County Public Schools as a substitute teacher and then as an academic support instructor for Warren Central High School. Last year, Ms. Martin was the Computer Lab Educator at Warren Elementary. She is currently working on her Master's Degree in Teacher Leadership (P-5) with a Gifted and Talented Endorsement and a graduation date of December 2013. Ms. Martin has this to share about teaching at HTLS, "My heart is overjoyed! I look forward to meeting each and every one of you, as well as sharing my faith and love for Christ in the classroom."
Mrs. Jill Willis, Art
Preschool Aide - 4 year olds
Preschool Aide - 3 Year Olds