Middle School

Scholarship
Scholarship

 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

Discipleship
Discipleship

 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

Citizenship
Citizenship

 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

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Middle School Faculty

Rachael Bilyk

Rachael Bilyk

Middle School Teacher

Rachael Bilyk

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 DeRoos

Bryce DeRoos

Director of Student Services

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

Bio:

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.

Roshelle Doornbos

Roshelle Doornbos

Instructional Interventionist

Roshelle Doornbos

Instructional Interventionist

Start Date: 2021

Jenna Ege

Jenna Ege

Counselor

Jenna EgeGraduate 2009

Counselor

Start Date: 2015

Education: Lakeland University, Masters in Counseling
University of Northwestern- St Paul- Bachelors in Psychology

Bio:

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.

Hannah Garside

Hannah Garside

Band & Choir Teacher

Hannah Garside

Band & Choir Teacher

Start Date: 2019

Education: Hope College, Music Education (K-12) and Saxophone Performance

Bio:

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.

Shane Hansen

Shane Hansen

Athletic Director & Finance Manager

Shane Hansen

Athletic Director & Finance Manager

Start Date: 2019

Education: Lakeland University, Master of Business Administration
Christian Coach Institute CPLC

Bio:

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)

Melissa Kaule

Melissa Kaule

Middle School Teacher

Joel Navis

Joel Navis

4th Grade Teacher

Joel Navis

4th Grade Teacher

Start Date: 2006

Education: Dordt University, Bachelor of Arts, Education

Bio:

Joel and his wonderful wife Rachel are the proud parents of Kellin and Mina. Their family loves playing sports with the neighborhood families, going for walks and bike rides, and cooking together in the kitchen. Joel and his family are members of Bethel OPC in Oostburg, helping lead in church ministries and Bible studies. SCS is a place that he has felt called to serve at from day 1. Joel’s deep hope for his students is that they will engage and wrestle with transformational learning for God’s glory. He feels blessed to be a part of helping to prepare students’ hearts and minds for service in God’s world.

Jordan Pollock Forgues

Jordan Pollock Forgues

Spanish Teacher (K-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

Bio:

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 Steenwyk

Ann Steenwyk

Director of Academics & Instruction

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

Bio:

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.

Corrina Torrenga

Corrina Torrenga

Middle School Interventionist

Steve Van Drunen

Steve Van Drunen

Middle School Teacher

Steve Van Drunen

Middle School Teacher

Start Date: 1980

Education: University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee- Master of Arts
Trinity Christian College, Bachelor of Arts

Bio:

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.