25 Sep LeAnn Hilchen
Degree: B.S. in Elementary Education and English, Concordia University – Seward, Nebraska
Year Joined Staff: 2015
Professional Background: Mrs. Hilchen has 26 years of teaching experience, including music, choir, Kindergarten, and 1st Grade. She has also served as a church organist in several churches and teaches private piano lessons.
Philosophy of Education: Mrs. Hilchen believes in educating the whole child, mind, body, and spirit. She teaches lessons are in a variety of ways to help reach each child and their different learning styles. Every child should have a sense of accomplishment and success each day. She wants her students to find joy in exploring, expanding their knowledge, and discovering how to learn on their own. By connecting subjects with each other and with life experiences, she hopes to see her students grow in their understanding, knowledge, and appreciation of God’s wonderful world.