Faculty

Preschool Faculty

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Corey, Kelly
Aide

Miss Kelly Corey is a preschool aide.  Her service at Northside began in 2005.  Kelly's favorite verse is Colossians 3:16-17. 

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Hacker, Luanne
Kindergarten, Primary Music
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Mrs. Luanne Hacker graduated from The Ohio State University majoring in Elementary Education. She has taught 2nd grade, 2nd and 3rd combined, and Kindergarten. Her service at Northside began in 1980.

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Marshall, Kathy
Aide
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Mrs. Kathy Marshall attended Joliet Jr. College and Columbus State. She began her service at Northside in 2007. Kathy's favorite verses are Isaiah 40:21-26

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Reagan, Marcie
K4 Teacher
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Mrs. Marcie Reagan graduated in 1986 from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Speech Education and a minor in English. She began teaching at Northside in 2004. She served as a substitute teacher in Michigan and Ohio. Her favorite verse is I Corinthians 10:31. 

Elementary Faculty

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Hacker, Luanne
Kindergarten, Primary Music
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Mrs. Luanne Hacker graduated from The Ohio State University majoring in Elementary Education. She has taught 2nd grade, 2nd and 3rd combined, and Kindergarten. Her service at Northside began in 1980.

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Haines, Joy
2nd Grade
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Mrs. Joy Haines graduated in 1983 from Pillsbury Baptist Bible College with a B.S. in Bible and another B.S. in Secondary Education. Her service at Northside began in 2000. She had previously taught at Faith Baptist Christian School in St. Paul, MN. Her favorite Bible verse is Romans 5:8. 

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Leland, Fran
Intermediate and Middle School Teacher
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Mrs. Fran Leland graduated in 1994 from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Elementary Education and a minor in Coaching. Her service at Northside began in 2005. She previously had taught at Schaumburg Christian School in Schaumburg, IL, and Fayette Christian School in Washington C.H., OH. Her favorite verse is Psalm 34:4. 
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Norris, Linda
1st Grade
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Mrs. Linda Norris has a B.S. in Elementary Education from Northland Baptist Bible College. She taught for three years before she became a stay-at-home mom. During her 17 years at home with her five children she kept her passion to teach fresh through a home tutor business. In answer to her prayer, God put Linda back into the classroom in 2005. After two years God provided a teaching position at Pioneer Christian School in Dunbar, WI. During her five years at Pioneer she had the privilege of teaching first and second grade as well as mentoring college students preparing to teach in their own classrooms. Psalm 78:5-7 are some of her favorite verses. 

 
Taylor, Cindy
3rd Grade Teacher
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Mrs. Cindy Taylor graduated in 1979 from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Elementary Education and a minor in English. Her service at Northside began in 1992. She had previously taught for 5 years at Greencastle Christian School. Her favorite passage is Romans 4:20,21. 

Secondary Faculty

 
Conn, Michael
Bible Teacher
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Corey, Kathy
Art, Yearbook
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Mrs. Kathy Corey graduated in 1973 from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Art Education and a minor in English. Her service at Northside began in 1982. She had previously taught at Lanakila Baptist School in Hawaii, Maili Bible School in Hawaii, and School for the Deaf in Puerto Rico. Her favorite verse is II Chronicles 20:12b.

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Hacker, Greg
Science, Robotics
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Mr. Greg Hacker graduated in 1976 from Bob Jones University. He majored in physical education and minored in Composite Science. Upon graduation he was certified to teach physical education and composite science. He taught for 18 years as an adjunct science faculty member for Franklin University. His service at Northside began in 1976. His favorite Bible verse is Psalm 8:3-4. 
 

 
Harmer, Dick
Calculus

Mr. Dick Harmer received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Ohio State University in 1945 and his M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University in 1962. Mr. Harmer previously taught at Indiana Technical College, Franklin University and Devry Technical Institute. He is a registered professional engineer in Ohio and Indiana. His favorite passage of scripture is Ephesians 4:30-32.

 

 
Jury, Brad
Bible
 
Leland, Brian
Social Studies, Economics
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Mr. Brian Leland graduated in 1991 from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Social Studies Education and a minor in Political Science. Brian graduated from Northside in 1987. He began his most recent service at Northside in 2005. He had previously taught 5 years at Schaumburg Christian School in Schaumburg, IL; 2 years at Northside teaching 4th Grade and 7 years at Fayette Christian School in Washington C.H., OH. His favorite verse is I Corinthians 10:13. 
Coaches: Varsity Boys Basketball

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Leland, Fran
Intermediate and Middle School Teacher
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Mrs. Fran Leland graduated in 1994 from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Elementary Education and a minor in Coaching. Her service at Northside began in 2005. She previously had taught at Schaumburg Christian School in Schaumburg, IL, and Fayette Christian School in Washington C.H., OH. Her favorite verse is Psalm 34:4. 
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McDowell, Barbara
Home Economics, Testing Coordinator

Mrs. Barbara McDowell graduated in 1961 from The Ohio State University with a Bachelors and Masters in Elementary Education and a minor in Special Education. Her service at Northside began in 1971. She also taught at Bethany Christian School in Taipei, Taiwan. Her favorite passage is Proverbs 3:5,6. 

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Meyer, Jodi
English, Literature
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Miss Jodi Meyer graduated in 1999 from Bob Jones University with a B.A. in English and a minor in Public Relations Journalism. She was a student at Northside for 13 years and graduated in 1995. Her service as a teacher at Northside began in 1999. Jodi's favorite verse is John 16:33. 
Coaches: Varsity Girls Volleyball

 
Miller, Brock
Business Manager, Speech Teacher
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Norris, Larry
Math, Computer Tech
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Mr. Larry Norris graduated from Michigan Technological University in 1984 with a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering. After holding an engineering position at IBM Corp. he began teaching at Victory Christian Academy in Rochester, MN in 1996. Eleven years of experience at Victory followed by five years of experience at Pioneer Christian School in Dunbar, WI has prepared him to join the faculty at Northside to teach secondary math. A favorite scripture passage is Psalm 37:3-7. 

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Sipe, Hunter
Youth Pastor, Calvary Bible Church; Bible, NCS

Hunter earned a B.S.degree in Bible from Bob Jones University.  He teaches high school Bible at Northside Christian School and serves as Pastor of Youth at Calvary Bible Church.

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Stout, Emily
Spanish, Bible

Ms. Culver graduated from Cedarville University with a Bachelor of Arts in Multi-Age Spanish Education and a Minor in Bible. She has participated in study abroad programs and cultural immersion experiences, where she gained valuable communication skills and a great appreciation for Spanish culture. She recently returned from a student teaching experience in Quito, Ecuador. She is from Grand Rapids, Michigan. 

Art, Music, Library, and PE Teachers

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Corey, Kathy
Art, Yearbook
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Mrs. Kathy Corey graduated in 1973 from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Art Education and a minor in English. Her service at Northside began in 1982. She had previously taught at Lanakila Baptist School in Hawaii, Maili Bible School in Hawaii, and School for the Deaf in Puerto Rico. Her favorite verse is II Chronicles 20:12b.

 
Hartman, Patty
Library

Mrs. Patty Hartman graduated in 1972 from Capital University with a Bachelor of Music Education and a Bachelor of Vocal Performance. She received a Masters of Vocal Pedagogy and Masters of English degrees from The Ohio State University in 1978. Her service at Northside began in 1974. She had previously taught at Newcomerstown Junior High School and Newcomerstown High School in Newcomerstown, OH. Her favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:13. 

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Maxwell, Jerry
Music
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Dr. Jerry Maxwell graduated in 1959 from The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Music Education. He also received a M.A. in Vocal Pedagogy and additional studies in school administration in 1964 from The Ohio State University. His service at Northside began in 1984.  He had previously taught 2 years at Johnson Park Middle School in Columbus, 16 years at Walnut Ridge High School in Columbus and was the Vocal Music Supervisor for Columbus Public Schools for 7 years. His favorite verse is Psalm 16:8. 

 
Potts, Carol
Secondary Girls Physical Education
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Mrs. Carol Potts has had schooling in physical education while a student at the Ohio State University and Ashland College . She has experience teaching elementary, jr. high, and high school physical education. Her service began at Northside in 2004. She is married and has 4 daughters.
Coaches: Varsity Girls Basketball

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Skeen, Grace
Assistant Activities, Physical Education

Miss Grace Skeen graduated from Northside Christian School in 2011. She then went on to receive her Bachelor's degree from Bob Jones University in the field of Health, Fitness and Recreation and graduated in 2015. Her favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 31:30.