9/24/2013 3:29:00 PM St. Therese, Northeast Portland
St. Therese School photo
Alan Bottomlee, Patty Super, and Chelsea Baumbach: new teachers at St. Therese.
The school was a place of action this summer. The two biggest remodeling projects were an addition to the preschool and school kitchen.
Meanwhile, faculty will begin using online grading program. Parents will be able to access and view their child’s academic progress throughout the school year.
St. Therese welcomes three new teachers. Patty Super is lead preschool teacher working with 4-year-olds. She has taught preschool at St. John the Baptist in Milwaukie and St. Clare in Santa Clara, Calif.
Chelsea Baumbach is the second preschool teacher, working with 3- and 4-year-olds in the morning. She is learning specialist for grades K-8 in the afternoon.
Alan Bottomlee is math and science teacher for junior high. His love of teaching began with classes he taught in the Marine Corps in marksmanship, orienteering and rappelling. Bottomlee wanted to be a middle school teacher but has spent most of his career in high school and college.