Chris is happily married Kim (Van Ess) Hendrikse. They have four kids: Noah, Emma, Sam and Caleb. Chris is a graduate of SCS (high school) and SCS (elementary) and has been working at SCS since 2000. He has a BS in Biology and his teaching license through Silver Lake College. Chris is also the Youth Director at Bethel O.P.C. where he and is family attend church. Chris enjoys working with high school students and is passionate about offering his students a Christ-centered education. He loves getting his students outside the classroom. Highlights each year include the Senior Retreat, the Environmental Science canoe/camping trip in the Sylvania Wilderness and the Discovery Term mission trip to Atlanta.