Classroom Teaching Staff

Mrs. Vicki Bergeron – 3K

EDUCATION:
*ELEMENTRY SCHOOL St. Mary Catholic (AKA Chilton Area Catholic School)
*HIGH SCHOOL:  Chilton High School – 1979 Graduate

*COLLEGE:  Elementary Education from UW Stevens Point (1983)

WORK EXPERIENCE:  She began her teaching career at the Children’s Discovery Center in Milwaukee and then taught Kindergarten for 2 years at Holy Assumption School in West Allis, Wisconsin. She continued teaching Preschool, Kindergarten, second and third grade at St. Matthew School in Glendale Height, Illinois for the next 31 years.   She began teaching at CACS in 2017.

PERSONAL / PHILOSOPHY STATEMENT:  She loves the Catholic school environment where she tries to follow the example of Jesus when he says “Let the little Children come to me”.


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Mrs. Amanda Zipperer – 4K / K – 8 PhyEd

EDUCATION: 
*HIGH SCHOOL – Chilton High School
*COLLEGE – Associates degree of Arts and Science – UW Manitowoc; Associates degree of Early Childhood – NWTC; Bachelor’s degree of Early Childhood – Silver Lake College, Manitowoc; currently in the process of adding Bachelors of Science degree in Elementary Education.

WORK EXPERIENCE:  I have taught at CACS since 2014. I had the opportunity to be the 3K teacher from 2014-2017 and the 4K teacher from 2017-present. In 2016, I also started my position as the K-8 Physical Education and Health teacher..

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  Yearbook Co-advisor, Reading Program Co-advisor, and CACS My School Color Run Co-organizer.

PERSONAL / PHILOSOPHY STATEMENT:  My philosophy of education involves using developmentally appropriate practices as well as using differentiated instruction throughout the classroom. I believe in hands-on experiences and students learning through play and practice. In my free time, I enjoy camping and watching Packer games with my family.


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Ms. Jennifer Mastey – 5K

EDUCATION
*HIGH SCHOOL – Brillion High School
*COLLEGE – BS in Education from UW-Green Bay, MS in Education from UW-Oshkosh, Early Childhood License from Viterbo University

WORK EXPERIENCE: 6 years at Kaukauna Catholic School System which included grades 6 and 8.  I year of subbing in various school districts.  10 years teaching at CACS where I taught 3K, 4th Grade, and now Kindergarten.

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  CACS Shelvers Advisor, Curriculum Coordinator, and Discipline with Purpose Coordinator.


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Mrs. Elizabeth Kopecky – Grade 1

EDUCATION:  
*HIGH SCHOOLChilton High School
*COLLEGE:  Bachelor of Science – Early and Elementary Education – Silver Lake College of the Holy Family

WORK EXPERIENCE:  This is the fifth year teaching at CACS.  Before that was an aide for many years in the Early Childhood Program here at CACS.

CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS:  Plays flute in the Chilton City Band.  At school she is a Forensics advisor.


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Mrs. Sara Lawman – Grade 2

EDUCATION:  
*HIGH SCHOOL:  Westerville North High School in Westerville, Ohio – 2004  
*COLLEGE:  Ohio Dominican University – graduated magna cum laud with a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education in 2008.

WORK EXPERIENCE:  I taught 2nd grade in public education for 3 years;  I taught 2nd grade in public education for 3 years while working on my Masters degree at The Ohio State University before moving to Southern California with my family.  This is my first year teaching 2nd grade at CACS.

CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS:  Co-chair for the “A Toast to Our Future” event and a member on the yearbook committee.


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Mrs. Lisa Fesing – Grade 3

EDUCATION:
*HIGH SCHOOL :  Chilton High School
*COLLEGE:  UW-Oshkosh: Elementary Ed 1-8; English PreK-9

WORK EXPERIENCE:  I worked at a variety of jobs while in high school and completing college.  After graduation I took 2 years to work as a tutor for students unable to attend school due to medical issues in the Chilton school district as well as substitute teaching.  In 1986 I was hired at CACS and have been happily working here since.

CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS:  At school I help with the Art Club and am an advisor for the Destination Imagination Team.  Outside of school I have been a club leader for the Irish Road 4-H club for over 35 years (yep, I’m old).  I became a club leader after being a member for 9 years.  I also am a member of an American Cancer Society Relay for Life team, Clarence’s Heavenly Hogs, which is a family team that was formed after my Dad’s battle with cancer.  The team raises money for cancer research and awareness.

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Mrs. Carrie Stammer – Grade 4

 

EDUCATION:
*HIGH SCHOOL – I was the salutatorian of my graduating class at Notre Dame Academy in Green Bay.
*COLLEGE – I earned an Honors Bachelor of Arts in English literature while completing the
elementary teaching program at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI.

WORK EXPERIENCE: I taught fourth grade for three years at St. Thomas Aquinas Academy in Peshtigo,
WI.  For ten summers, I worked as a history day-camp teacher at Heritage Hill State Historical Park in Green Bay, WI.  This is my third year at CACS teaching 4th grade.

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  I’m the reading program coordinator at CACS this year, and I am leading our
book club with Mrs. Meyers as well.

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Mrs. Carrie Aimers – Grade 5

EDUCATION:
*HIGH SCHOOL –  Germantown High School
*COLLEGE – Bachelor of Science Elementary Education – UW Green Bay;  Masters of Theology – St. Norbert College

WORK EXPERIENCE:  Retreat Leader at Mount Tabor Retreat Center for 3 years; Religious Education Coordinator at St. Agnes for 5 years; Lead teacher at Neenah-Menasha YMCA for 4 years;  5th Grade Homeroom teacher at CACS – new this year.

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  Service Club

PERSONAL / PHILOSOPHY STATEMENT:  I believe in the power of education and am firmly founded in our Catholic faith.  I feel it is important that students feel respected and supported in their educational journey as they continue to grow and learn.  In my spare time I enjoy playing with my 4 children, reading, running, and singing.

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Mr. William VanRossum – Grade 6

EDUCATION:
*HIGH SCHOOL –  Wrightstown High School
*COLLEGE – UW Oshkosh

WORK EXPERIENCE: I am the new 6th grade math, science, and homeroom teacher as well as the 7th & 8th grade math teacher.   This is my first year as an official teacher, and I am really excited.  Before coming to Chilton Area Catholic School, I was a substitute teacher for three years within the Wrightstown, Kaukauna, Kimberly, and Oshkosh area school districts.  

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  Math Team, Destination Imagination 

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Mrs. Sabrina Holden – Grade 7 / 8

EDUCATION:
*HIGH SCHOOL – Graduated from Kiel High School in 1996.

*COLLEGE – Graduated from Lakeland College in 2001 with a B.S. Degree in Education grades 1 – 9 with a minor in History.

WORK EXPERIENCE: (2000 – 2001) Sts. Peter and Paul 7th grade homeroom teacher.
(2002 – 2007) Chilton Area Catholic 1st grade
(2007 – 2011) 5th grade homeroom / 6th grade language arts
(2011 – 2016) 6th grade homeroom / 5th grade language arts
(2016 – present)  7th & 8th Grade Homeroom / 6th, 7th, 8th grade language arts & Religion / 7th, 8th grade Science

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  I am the CACS Yearbook Co – Advisor and co-advisor for the CACS Student Council.  I also am Co-advisor for the Destination Imagination Team.

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Specialist Teachers

Mr. Robb Holden – Technology / 5 – 8 Social Studies

EDUCATION: B.S. in Education.  Degree in Elem. Education (1 – 9)
*HIGH SCHOOL – Sheboygan Falls High School.

*COLLEGE – UW- Eau Claire in 1996

WORK EXPERIENCE: (1996 – 1999) Substitute Teacher Sheboygan Falls School District
(1999 – 2004) Middle School Teacher – Sts. Peter and Paul School, Kiel, WI
(2004 – 2011) Computer Teacher at Our Lady of the Lakes School – Random Lake, St. Mary’s School – Sheboygan Falls, Shepherd of the Hills School – Eden, Divine Savior School – Kiel.
(2011 – present) Computer Teacher at Shepherd of the Hills School – Eden, and computer teacher at Chilton Area Catholic School.  I also taught Library at CACS for three years and this year am also the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Social Studies Teacher at CACS

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS: I am head of the CACS Technology Committee, a member of the Chilton Public School Technology Committee, and the CACS Technology Club Advisor.  Outside of school I am a member of the Parish Council at my church.

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Ms. Elizabeth Rodriguez – Spanish

EDUCATION:  Bachelor Degree in History and Geography in Peru.  Master in Education Business Adm., Spanish
*HIGH SCHOOL – Dora Mayer High School – Peru.
*COLLEGE – University of San Martin de Porres – Lima Peru, University of Federico Villareal – Lima Peru, University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh

WORK EXPERIENCE: Worked 10 years in in Peru, the school General Prado Femenine school.  She loved to teach History and Geography.  Currently fourth year as Spanish teacher at CACS.

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Mr. Ted Pierce – Band Director

EDUCATION:
*HIGH SCHOOL – Oshkosh West High School
*COLLEGE – Bachelors degree from UW-Oshkosh, Masters Degree from Vander Cook College of Music – Chicago, IL

WORK EXPERIENCE: Chilton Public Schools (1977 – 2009), Wayside Zion Lutheran School (2009 – 2014), Silver Lake College (2009 – 2010), St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (2011 – 2016), Chilton Area Catholic School (2016 – Present), Divine Savior School – Kiel (2016 – Present)

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  Dorf Kapelle German Band, Sub for Packers tailgate band, multiple other area groups.

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Sister Elizabeth Benvie – General Music Teacher

EDUCATION:  
*COLLEGE –  Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education 1978 – Ohio Dominican University Columbus, Ohio; Master of Arts in Music and Liturgy 1991 – St. Joseph College Rensselaer, Indiana; Kodaly Certificate 1999 – Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Manitowoc, WI

WORK EXPERIENCE:  Sister Elizabeth’s educational career includes teaching elementary school from 1978-1990 in Ohio and New York, teaching General Music (PreK-8) and guitar lessons in Arizona, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin since 1991.  Sister Elizabeth is presently teaching music in Grades PreK-8 in the Consortium Catholic Schools located in Chilton, Clarks Mills and Kiel, Wisconsin.

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS:  She has served in the places she has been involved in as Director of Music and Liturgy, church musician, liturgist, cantor, choir director, Music for Tots teacher, and Director of Hand Bells and Hand Chimes Choir.

PERSONAL / PHILOSOPHY STATEMENT:  Sister Elizabeth is passionate about teaching music and believes music is an effective discipline to bring beauty and grace into our world. She enjoys singing and plays a variety of instruments, including trumpet and guitar. Sister Elizabeth performed with the Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Band, Choir and Hand Bell Choir in 2014-2015.


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Other Staff

Mrs. Elisabeth Rollmann – Principal / Guidance

EDUCATION:
University of Wisconsin-Stout  – Bachelors degree in Family and Consumer Science  (Concentrations in Child Development and Family Life, Food Service and Nutrition and Clothing Textiles and Design)

Lakeland College – Masters degree in Counseling (specializing in School Counseling)

Marian University – Masters degree in Educational Leadership

WORK EXPERIENCE:I taught in public education for ten years.  My work experience in public education included teaching Family and Consumer Education, coordinating the Gifted and Talented Middle School  program and teaching exploratory classes for the gifted.
I also served as the AODA (Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse)
Program Coordinator, eighth grade class advisor, yearbook advisor and Family, Community and Career Leaders of America (FCCLA) advisor.  After teaching in public education I spent five years consulting and providing counseling services for at risk middle and high school students for school districts across the state.  This is my fourteenth year at Chilton Area Catholic School where I was originally hired as the School Counselor and became the Principal in April of 2006.

CLUBS / ORGANIZATIONS: Member of Good Shepherd Parish, NCEA, ASCD, WSCA, Honorary member of Minnesota Family, Community and Career Leaders of America. (FCCLA).

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Mrs. Susan Hoefler – Administrative Assistant

EDUCATION:
* HIGH SCHOOL – Kiel High School
* COLLEGE – Lakeshore Technical College

WORK EXPERIENCE:  Worked at Kohler Company:  1977 – 1981
Kiel High School:  1996 – 2016

PERSONAL STATEMENT:  Enthusiasm is the word that comes to mind with my employment at CACS.  I love the fact knowing that every day is different. Not only is this a rich historical education system, but belonging here is like a family.  My husband and I have 4 children, 2 special daughter-in-laws, and 5 beautiful grandbabies.
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Mr. Rick Weber – Maintenance / Cleaning

Mr. Weber is our maintenance man.

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Mrs. Bev Wittmus - Cafeteria

Mrs. Geri Geiger – Cafeteria

 

 

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