SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
FRIDAY IS SPIRIT DAY! Wear blue and gold to show your Cavs spirit!
Welcome New StoneBridge Faculty & Staff!
Pictured left to right: Tyler Ashworth, Jennifer Hines, and Cindy Evans.
As the 2020-2021 school year kicks into full gear, we want to take a moment to welcome several of our newest faculty and staff, as well as note a few position changes.

We are delighted to have Mr. Tyler Ashworth aboard as the Upper School Principal as we launch into this very different-looking school year.

Mr. Ashworth has 12 years of experience in education, including six years of experience as a leader in Christian education in Hampton Roads. Read more about Mr. Ashworth here,
We also value each one of our teachers and their dedication to our students and SBS families. Our newest teachers this year include:

  • Cindy Evans, 5th Grade Teacher
  • Jennifer Hines, Upper School Math/Science Teacher
  • Meghan Hutton, Early Education Music Teacher
  • Paul Martin, Bible Teacher
  • Amy Wirtz, Middle School Art Teacher
New faculty and staff enjoy an SBS annual tradition, blessings from all our veteran employees.
Mrs. Kathy Rader, Head of School, introduces our guest speaker for staff orientation: Mrs. Mary Stauffer, from Dayspring Christian Academy, who retold the inspiring true story of the Pilgrims.
We are so grateful to everyone who helps support our daily operations. Our newest staff members this year include:

  • Sophia Gamble, Medical Assistant
  • Christina Gross, Lower School TA/Extended Care Worker
  • Elizabeth Owens, Front Desk Receptionist
  • Rebecca Schweizer, Food Service Coordinator
  • Abigail Smith, Extended Care Worker
  • Amber Smith, Head of School Executive Assistant
  • Christopher Walton, Study Hall/Extended Care Worker
A few familiar faces at StoneBridge have also taken on new roles this year:


  • David Dickson is now teaching 9th & 10 grade Bible, and Pre-algebra.
  • Krista Hileman, formerly 5th grade math teacher, is now our Lower School Events Coordinator.
  • Lisa Hurst is now serving as the Lower School Music Teacher (1st-5th) and will teach Middle School chorus. She will continue to teach Middle School Band.
  • Katie Mitchell, formerly 5th grade teacher, is now serving as our Lower School Distance Learning Assistant.
  • Elexcia Washington, formerly Director of Development, is now the Director of Advancement. 
  • Kristy Wentz, who has served as a Lower School TA and art teacher, is now our Upper School Art Teacher.
  • Christie Wooten is now serving as the Assistant Upper School Principal. Mrs. Wooten started in 2014 as SBS music teacher. She will continue to teach Advanced Chorus.
Upper School Back to School Night!
September 29, 6:30-8:15 p.m.
This is a great opportunity to connect with your student’s teachers! Parents are encouraged to arrive by 6:00 p.m. to register in the Assembly Hall foyer and pick up your student's schedule and campus map. You will follow the bell schedule to visit each class where you will meet your student's teachers.

The night officially begins at 6:30 p.m. with the first class visit. For those who can't attend, class recordings will be available.

VOLUNTEER FINGERPRINTING
5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Assembly Hall

We ask all our volunteers to be fingerprinted to help ensure the safest environment possible. There is a $10 fee (cash only), and you will need to bring photo identification with you. If you have already had fingerprinting done through SBS, you do not need to do it again unless you have been contacted. 
Christian Heritage Day Virtual Planning Meeting
October 2, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
Please join us Friday, October 2, for a virtual planning meeting via Zoom for our annual Christian Heritage Day!

Meeting ID: 865 4019 0717
Passcode: 3xhGB1
Virtual Vision Nights!
We are moving forward with our Building the Future capital campaign! We will be hosting virtual meetings via Zoom this fall to share updates!

Join a virtual meeting to learn about what we're doing and where our campaign stands for campus improvements and a new Upper School building! Contact Director of Advancement Elexcia Washington for more at elexcia.washington@stonebridgeschool.com.
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UPCOMING EVENTS: