Kristen Schnell First Grade Teacher

Miss Schnell has a Master of Education degree from Xavier University with minors in English and Biology from Thomas More College. She took American Sign Language from Cincinnati State and enjoys incorporating this into her First Grade curriculum. This will be Miss Schnell’s 10th year working at St. Thomas. She enjoys spending time with her family and her golden retrievers. Miss Schnell loves cooking and baking, she also enjoys swimming, paddle boarding, painting, sewing, and boating.

Lexi Sheets Kindergarten Aide

Mrs. Sheets received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of Louisville and her masters in Education from the University of Kentucky.  She spent four years teaching middle school science and special education in Lexington, KY.  She also spent several years teaching adult education at the Newport Adult Education Center.  This is her third year at St. Thomas assisting in the kindergarten classrooms.  When not at school, Mrs. Sheets can be found teaching classes at the YMCA, coaching the St. Thomas cross country team with her husband and spending time traveling with her family.

Molly Simons Second Grade Teacher

Mrs. Simons holds Bachelor and Master degrees in Elementary Education from Northern Kentucky University.  She has taught 22 years, with 14 of those years at St. Thomas.  Mrs. Simons enjoys playing volleyball and running.  She spends much of her free time with her two children as they play sports and participate in activities.