Our Teachers


Mrs. Adrienne Evans - Director of St. Edward's Preschool


Education: B.S. Elementary Education from The Ohio State University and a Masters degree from Marygrove College
Experience: Over 14 years of teaching experience in a variety of settings: 3rd grade teacher Indian Hill Elementary, taught kindergarten in the Newark City Schools for 5 years, taught kindergarten - 3rd grade for The Ohio Virtual Academy for 3 years, and a Leveled Literacy Intervention Instructor working with kindergarten and 1st grade students in the Gahanna Jefferson Public Schools for the last 5 years. In addition, served as site administrator for the YMCA after-school program and various coaching positions
Family: Husband - Scot, 5 children-Oliver, Tucker, Danielle, Granger, Slater
Interests: spending time with family, attending any school or sporting events of our children, reading, and volunteering at church and school activities at St. Francis and Newark Catholic

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Phone: 740-587-3275




Mrs. Nicole DeVito

Teaching: Three-year-olds and Pre-K
Education: Elementary Education courses and observations with a B.A. in English from The Ohio State University
Experience: Mrs. DeVito has been a teacher for St. Edwards for 3 and 4 year old children since 2013. She taught freshman, sophomore, junior, senior and Honors English from 2001 until 2008. From 2008 until 2012, she stayed at home with her own three children
Interests: Nutritional health, yoga, cooking, reading and sharing family activities

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Mrs. Cheryl Hauser

Teaching: Kindergarten Enrichment
Education: Bachelors from University of Dayton, 1-8 teaching certificate with k-8 reading certificate
Experience: Cheryl started her teaching career at a Catholic School teaching 6th grade and worked eight years as a sixth grade teacher in both Catholic and Public school settings. While her three daughters were growing up, Cheryl had enrichment classes in her home for four summers for ages 5-10. She substituted for grades K-6 for five years before coming to St. Edward's for the 2014-2015 school year. Cheryl lives in Granville with her husband and their three daughters.
Interests: Reading, walking, yoga, gardening

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Mrs. Traci Hedstrom

Teaching: Kindergarten Enrichment Class
Education: Edgewood College, Madison, WI; BS Major: Education
Experience: Taught 2nd & 3rd grade for eight years at St. Hubert's School in Chanhassen, MN; 2 years, Teacher Trainer College in Limbe, Malawi with the Peace Corps
Interests: Spending time with my husband and 3 children; Andrew, Hillary and Eva

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Mrs. Nancy McDonough

Teaching: 4 yr old program
Education: B.A. in Early Childhood Education
Experience: Extensive experinece as a preschool director and teacher. First grade religious education teacher at St. Edward's. Teaching preschool at St. Edward's Preschool since 2005.
Interests: Spending time at home with my family, cooking and baking, reading, walking with friends, and playing and/or watching sports

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