Introducing our morning school staff
Hello! My name is Patti Scott and I am the director of St. Paul Lutheran School. I am a life-long learner and have taught Science to curious children for over 30 years. For the last 12 years I have worked for Texas Tech University with their Education Department to supervise their student teachers as well as teach various classes. Since moving to Vernon, 4 years ago, I have been an online instructor for Tech.
While I enjoy my online students, I am enjoying the day to day interaction with the wonderful staff here at St. Paul Lutheran School.
I am enjoying seeing all of your curious children and working with you!
Mrs. Lisa Aderholt- I am a graduate of Abilene Christian University. I have been teaching Pre- Kindergarten here at St. Paul Lutheran school for fifteen years. I really love and enjoy teaching the little ones! I am married to Ken Aderholt and we have two sons, Brady and Blake. Brady is 22 years old and a senior at Oklahoma Christian University. Blake is 19 years old and is attending Vernon College. We are active members at Wilbarger Street Church of Christ. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and being outdoors. We love to go hiking and fishing, especially in Colorado.
Mrs. Melissa Gfeller I am married to Ray Gfeller. We have two children Kaylee Covey and Cody Gfeller. Kaylee and her husband Wade have two boys Wyatt and Kegan of Iowa Park. Cody and Megan live in Tolar, Texas they also have two children Tenli and Khord. I have worked at St. Paul's for 28 years. I grew up in Chillicothe Texas and Graduated high school there. I graduated from Vernon College and attended MSU. I have enjoyed teaching at St. Paul. I have seen a lot of changes over the years with our little school. Before I came to St. Paul's I taught at Faith Christian school and Sunshine Place at Calvery Baptist Church. My Hobbies are crafting, reading, fishing and planting plants inside and outside. The most important thing to me is spending time with family especially our four grandchildren.
Mrs. Sherri Koch has taught Pre-School for close to 20 years. She is married to Ricky Koch, and has 4 children: Tyler and wife Marlee; Dillon and wife Amy; Bryce, a sophomore at MSU; and Brooklyn, a Junior at Northside. Sherri is a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. She loves spending time with kids, gardening, and taking care of her pets.
Mrs. Pam Matus Is a graduate of West Texas State University in Canyon. I have a bachelors of Business as well as an Education degree. I am married to Mike Matus. We have 4 children- Jeremy, Matt, Scott and Mandy (Kajs). We have 9 grandchildren. I started teaching at St. Paul School in 2001. I am currently the Kindergarten teacher. I am a home body that enjoys reading and spending time with my grandchildren.
Mrs. Pam Walker I have had the privilege of being a part of St. Paul Lutheran School since 2000. I teach the preschool class (3 year old's) I am committed to providing your family with a loving and developmentally sound foundation of learning. I'm from the Amarillo/Canyon area. I attended WTAMU. I'm married to John Walker. We own a small business, Porter=Walker Oil Co. We have two daughters that both live in the OKC area. I enjoy working in my yard growing flowers, love listening to music and going for walks. I especially love spending time with my family.