St. Cecilia Cathedral School has 24 teachers who average over 17 years of teaching experience.  All continually work to improve their craft through extensive professional development and almost 40% have a master’s degree. 

 

Several faculty members have been recognized as National Catholic Education Association Distinguished Teachers and were recipients of the Archdiocese of Omaha Outstanding Teacher Award.  Eight former St. Cecilia faculty members have gone on to be principals at other Catholic schools.  An outstanding support staff completes the St. Cecilia Team. 

Administration

Mrs. Pick Principal

Mrs. Pick
Principal

Mrs. Tworek-Jensen Administrative Assistant

Mrs. Tworek-Jensen
Administrative Assistant

Fr. Grewe Pastor

Fr. Grewe
Pastor


Primary

Mrs. Gerken Pre-Kindergarten

Mrs. Gerken
Pre-Kindergarten

Mrs. Zimmer Kindergarten

Mrs. Zimmer
Kindergarten

Mrs. Niederee Kindergarten

Mrs. Niederee
Kindergarten

Mrs. Bohaty 1st Grade

Mrs. Bohaty
1st Grade

 
Mrs. Neuman 1st Grade

Mrs. Neuman
1st Grade

Miss Pistek 2nd Grade

Miss Pistek
2nd Grade

Mrs. Humpal 2nd Grade

Mrs. Humpal
2nd Grade

Mrs. Heimerman 3rd Grade

Mrs. Heimerman
3rd Grade

 
Mrs. Primavera 3rd Grade

Mrs. Primavera
3rd Grade

Mrs. Mateljan 4th Grade

Mrs. Mateljan
4th Grade

Mrs. Lyons 4th Grade

Mrs. Lyons
4th Grade

Mrs. Cornelius 5th Grade

Mrs. Cornelius
5th Grade

 
Mrs. West 5th Grade

Mrs. West
5th Grade

 

Middle School

Miss Jow 6th Grade

Miss Jow
6th Grade

Mrs. Rosenberg 6th Grade

Mrs. Rosenberg
6th Grade

Mrs. Fangman 7th Grade

Mrs. Fangman
7th Grade

Mrs. Garcia 8th Grade

Mrs. Garcia
8th Grade

 
Mrs. Petersen 7th Grade

Mrs. Petersen
7th Grade

 

Specials

Miss McBride Physical Education

Miss McBride
Physical Education

Mrs. Koehn Art

Mrs. Koehn
Art

Mrs. Walters Music

Mrs. Walters
Music

Mr. Callahan Library

Mr. Callahan
Library

 
Mrs. Hickey Technology Coordinator

Mrs. Hickey
Technology Coordinator

Mrs. Monahan Counselor

Mrs. Monahan
Counselor

Mrs. Landolt Resource

Mrs. Landolt
Resource

 

Paraprofessionals

Mrs. Kirschenman Para-Professional

Mrs. Kirschenman
Para-Professional

Mrs. Batenhorst-Smith Para-Professional

Mrs. Batenhorst-Smith
Para-Professional

Mrs. Stoffel Para-Professional

Mrs. Stoffel
Para-Professional

 

Staff

Mrs. Miller Cafeteria Manager

Mrs. Miller
Cafeteria Manager

Denise Leibert Co-Child Care Director

Denise Leibert
Co-Child Care Director

Betsy Herlacher Co-Child Care Director

Betsy Herlacher
Co-Child Care Director

 
 

Board of Education (BOE)

The Board of Education is elected by the St. Cecilia parishioners.
The Board meets on the second Wednesday of the month.

 

Members

President: Brad Poeckes
Vice President: Julie Swartz
Secretary: Christi Schill
Ryan Sewell
Gene Macapinlac
Chris Burbach
Jeff McChesney
Heidi Bartels
Morgan Helton

 

 

Representatives: 

ABC: Amy McGarry
Home & School: Alicia Gallant
Faith Formation: Alan Hardy
Parish Pastoral Council:

Liaison to School Strategic Planning Board:
Finance: Jeff McChesney and Heidi Bartels
Human Resources: Ryan Sewell and Chris Burbach
Communication: Julie Swartz and Christi Schill
Catholic Identity: Jeff McChesney and Christi Schill
Marketing: Julie Swartz and Morgan Helton
Technology Brad Poeckes and Morgan Helton
Facilities and Environment: Ryan Sewell and Gene Macapinlac
Curriculum and Instruction: Heidi Bartels and Chris Burbach

Committees:

Nominating Committee: led by Julie Swartz
Salary and Benefit Committee: led by Ryan Sewell with member Chris Burbach
Volunteer Task Force: Mary Wells, Liz Renner, Julia Weidle
Faith Formation: Heidi Bartels
Marketing and Retention: Julie Swartz and Morgan Helton