Katherine Petar

K-5 science lab

Mrs. Petar is married and a mother of 5 with a whopping 13 grandchildren. She has been a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church since its beginning in 1973. She was on the committee that explored starting our school in 1985 and has been involved as a board member and lab teacher ever since. She attended […]

Jacob Rice


This year is Mr. Rice’s third year teaching technology at CCS. Jacob has been involved at Covenant for a long time, and even attended CCS from Kindergarten through 8th grade. He works as the Director of Youth Ministry and Digital Media Assistant at Covenant Presbyterian Church in addition to tutoring math and science on the […]

Stacey Sanchez

K-5 Music

Stacey Sanchez has been teaching elementary general music for five years at CCS. Mrs. Sanchez also works within the OUSD as a K-12 substitute. She received her B.A. in Music from Vanguard University. Fueled by a deep love for learning and creating alongside her students, she hopes that all students will be develop an appreciation […]

Jody Schoolmeester

Middle School History

Jody Schoolmeester is Covenant Christian’s Middle School History Teacher.  This is her second year at Covenant and she is excited to be a part of the teaching staff.  Her desire is for her students to have a love of history and become independent lifelong learners.  She earned her Bachelors in Child Development at Cal State […]

Susan Walsvig

Fifth Grade math/history; Pre-Algebra; Life Skills

After semi-retiring from teaching 15 years at Mariners Christian School, Ms. Walsvig was brought on staff to teach on a part-time basis.  She’s enjoys teaching math and American history to 5th graders, as well as pre algebra and life skills to middle school students. In addition to teaching, her passion is to share Jesus Christ […]

John Wilcockson

First Grade

Mr. Wilcockson was born in England, but he has lived most of his life in Southern California. At the age of twenty, he was saved by the Lord Jesus Christ and called to be a teacher. Much of his teaching career has been spent at the first grade level. Mr. Wilcockson enjoys playing keyboard on […]

Tammy Summers

Athletic Director, 4th-8th Grade Physical Education, Daycare Director

Tammy Summers wears many hats around Covenant Christian School. She’s been the Athletic Director and physical education coach for the past two years. This year she has taken on the role of daycare director. She is also a deaconess at the church. She’s been a part of the school for 7 years and her two […]

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