• Caring, qualified teachers
• God’s Word permeating every subject
• S.T.E.A.M. integrated curriculum
• Speech, spelling & music festivals
• Spanish, Art, PE, Choir & Band
• Emphasis on personal responsibility and organization
• Students experience multiple teachers/classrooms each day
• 40 minutes of recess each day
• Study Place after school
• Teachers model faith
• Teachers help students cultivate spiritual gifts
• Daily prayer and devotions
• Opportunities to lead worship
• Students lead b1 groups (mentorship groups made up of K-8 students)
• Bible club/study opportunities
• Teamwork and sportsmanship learned through sports/extra-curriculars
• Regular one-on-one discussion of goals with teachers
• Teaching for Transformation curriculum that focuses on REAL work, REAL people, and REAL need
• b1 groups serve the greater community e.g. raking, making cards for veterans, caroling, neighborhood cleanup, etc.
• 7th grade $5 challenge to grow $5 for God’s Kingdom
• Partnership with ministries & non-profits, local and abroad
• Opportunity to be a witness through sports/extra-curriculars
Middle School Faculty
Middle School Teacher
Start Date: 2021
Education: Marian University. Bachelors Degree in Chemistry and Biology, Minor in Environmental Science.Bio:
Rachael has taught 6th-12th grade math and science classes at Fond du lac Christian School for the past four years. She has Bachelors of Science from Marian University in both Chemistry and Biology, a minor in Environmental Science, and is actively pursuing a Masters Degree in Applied Leadership in Teaching and Learning. She is so excited to start this new journey at Sheboygan Christian School. As an educator, she strives to inspire students not only to have a heart for learning and academics, but a heart for Christ. Her deep hope is that students are empowered to develop their God-given gifts, seeking to bring glory to Him in everything they do. She loves all things math and science, and loves being able to show students all the ways our natural and mathematical world continuously points back to the Creator.
In her free time, she and her husband Ben love to go hiking, exploring WI state parks, kayaking, biking, sports, and going on adventures with their dog, Calvin. She is an avid gardener, and she loves to learn and share about plants and flowers. She also loves doing all kinds of arts and crafts. She and her husband currently attend Vineyard Church in Grafton, WI.
Bryce DeRoosGraduate 1995
Director of Student Services
Start Date: 2019
Education: UW-Eau Claire – Ed.S. School Psychology
Marquette University – M.A.- Community Counseling
Calvin University – B.A.- Psychology
Bryce met and married his beautiful wife Holly Barker (no relation to Bob) while both were attending UW-Eau Claire. Together they have three kids – Conor (13), Luke (11), and Ella (8). They live just a few blocks away from Lake Michigan and Holly couldn’t think of a better place to live. As a family, they love walks along the lakefront, bike rides through Door County, and enjoying every type of pizza as long as it is from Il Ritrovo. They attend and are actively involved at Calvin CRC in Sheboygan. As an alumni, Bryce can’t be more excited to be back at SCS and be a part in helping to shape, guide, and instruct students in living out the mission of SCS. Also, Holly can’t think of a better place to live.
Start Date: 2021
Jenna EgeGraduate 2009
Start Date: 2015
Education: Lakeland University, Masters in Counseling
University of Northwestern- St Paul- Bachelors in Psychology
Jenna resides in Sheboygan with her husband Riley and sons Bo and Jax. They enjoy all things outdoors together. Her family attends Christ Community Church. Jenna attended SCS from grades K-12 and went on to earn her BA in Psychology and MA in Counseling. Jenna started working at SCS in 2015 as the Sonshine House Aide and officially became the School Counselor in 2017. Jenna is excited about growing the mission of Sheboygan Christian School by providing support and resources to students to help decipher God’s calling for their life.
Band & Choir Teacher
Start Date: 2019
Education: Hope College, Music Education (K-12) and Saxophone PerformanceBio:
Hannah Garside has been at Sheboygan Christian since January 2019 teaching 5th-12th grade Band and Choir. She truly believes that she has one of the best jobs in the world because she gets to spend her day ministering and making music with amazing students! A few of her favorite parts of her day are preparing music for concerts and seeing students get excited about their musical progress. Hannah is a graduate of Cedar Grove-Belgium High School and Hope College with a double major is Music Education and Saxophone Performance. When not at school, Hannah loves spending time with her husband, Zach, watching movies, playing board games, and cooking. Zach and Hannah currently attend Calvary Orthodox Church in Cedar Grove where they are involved in music and youth ministry.
Athletic Director & Finance Manager
Start Date: 2019
Education: Lakeland University, Master of Business Administration
Christian Coach Institute CPLC
Shane and his wife Sarah are blessed with four young children (Christian – SCS 3rd grader, Taeklah, Isaiah, and Elijah). The Hansen family lives on a hobby farm near Kiel, where they attend Trinity Lutheran Church. Shane has a B.A. in Athletics Administration & Management and an M.B.A. in Business, both from Lakeland University, as well as a C.P.L.C. from the Christian Coach Institute. Shane is passionate about serving at SCS, and to continuing the work of aligning SCS’s athletics programs with the athletic department vision: “For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come.” (1 Timothy 4:8)
Jordan Pollock Forgues
Spanish Teacher (K-8)
Start Date: 2021
Education: UW Oshkosh Bachelor of Science in Middle Childhood and Early Adolescent Education, Minors in Spanish, Bilingual Education, and English as a Second Language
Carmen de las Cuevas, Granada, Spain Spanish Language and Culture
Jordan is new to the SCS community and is beyond happy to have found her home here at SCS! Throughout her career, she has taught in various roles that include Bilingual Education, English as a Second Language, and Spanish. She brings with her diverse travel experiences and a love and enthusiasm for Spanish language and culture. She is happily married to Aaron Forgues. They have four children: Everett, Liam, Sullivan, Finnley and lady Luca, the beloved herding dog. They are members of Grace Bible Group of Sheboygan and enjoy fellowship and study with other believers. In Jordan’s free time she enjoys being with her family, a good cup of coffee, music and dancing, reading mystery novels, hiking, biking, cooking from scratch-especially soups, and making an adventure even out of the smallest things! Fun fact: Jordan taught in Oaxaca Mexico.
Ann SteenwykGraduate 1987
Director of Academics & Instruction
Start Date: 2016
Education: Calvin College – BA Psychology
Indiana State University – MED, School Psychology; EDS, School Psychology
Concordia University – MED Educational Administration
Ann grew up in the SCS community as a third generation alumna. She and her husband Robb came back to Sheboygan in 2002 to be closer to family and to send their children Nicholas, Brett, and Elianna to SCS. Ann began her career in education as a school psychologist, working in the public school setting for over 20 years. She has a BA in Psychology, an MED in School Psychology and Educational Administration, and an EdS in School Psychology. In 2016, she felt called to help lead SCS and is passionate about making sure all students have access to excellent Christian education. She wants all children to find their role in God’s big story. Ann and her husband are active members of Calvin Christian Reformed Church. They enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking (Wisconsin’s Ice Age Trail), camping, biking, and walks to Lake Michigan.
Steve Van Drunen
Middle School Teacher
Start Date: 1980
Education: University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee- Master of Arts
Trinity Christian College, Bachelor of Arts
Steve married Deb their junior year at Trinity Christian College. Upon graduation both were looking for teaching jobs in a Christian School and Sheboygan Christian became their home in 1980. Steve and Deb have three children and nine grandchildren. Steve has enjoyed coaching soccer, basketball, softball, and being a part of the annual Parochial School track meet. He enjoys most sports and exercises regularly. Yard work and gardening are also hobbies that bring great joy and satisfaction to Steve. He considers it an honor and privilege to work alongside a number of his former students. His greatest joy is seeing his former students working in Christ’s kingdom doing various occupations.