Milton Christian School
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Staff & Faculty 2017-2018

Guiding Leaders of Tomorrow

 
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Mr. Howie Martin

Principal 

I remember the day I was hired as a grade five teacher at MCS, it felt like God had specifically led and prepared me to be here. Throughout my teaching tenure, I have grown to love this school, its students and community. I am honoured and thrilled to now serve as Principal.

➤ EMAIL MR. HOWIE MARTIN

 

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Dr. Edith van der Boom

Director of Learning

I love working with the staff and students at MCS. I see the students' energy and love for learning as they are encouraged by their teachers to develop all the gifts . . . 

 EMAIL DR. EDITH VAN DER BOOM

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Mrs. Onyi Oyedele

administrative assistant

Students look very smart in uniforms and I love the energy that they bring to school each day which is quite contagious. Everyday at MCS is busy so “Mrs. O” never has a dull moment! . . .

 EMAIL MRS. ONYI OYEDELE

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Mrs. Joline Hanna

Business Manager

Joline is a seasoned facilitator, trainer, coach and management professional. She is currently working with MCS as a Business Manager to support their business and . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. JOLINE HANNA

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Mrs. Heather Bartlett

Bookkeeper 

The staff and faculty of MCS have been wonderful to work with and I am always impressed with all the hard work and dedication that each of them applies to their . . .

 EMAIL MRS. HEATHER BARTLETT


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Mr. Oreleo DeCanha

Maintenance

Originally from South Africa. Like and live in Milton with my wife, daughter and a bird. Enjoy being outdoors. Love the small, christian, family  like community at MCS.

➤ EMAIL MR. ORELEO DECANHA

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Ms. Sarah Sasaki

Educational Assistant

I love that MCS is interdenominational and multicultural, which is a beautiful depiction of the body of Christ. I really appreciate that safety is a top priority for the students . . .

➤ EMAIL MS. SARAH SASAKI

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Mrs. Charmaine Coke

Educational Assistant

I am a wife and mother to two children, who also attend Milton Christian School. I am active and participate in leading Press Club and help referee intramurals . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. CHARMAINE COKE

Mrs. Anabela Cristiano

Educational Assistant

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➤ EMAIL MRS. ANABELA CRISTIANO


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Ms. Catherine Magat

Educational Assistant

The staff and students are the reason I love MCS. Our school is full of talented and hardworking teachers and staff, who strive to create a positive learning . . .

➤ EMAIL MS. CATHERINE MAGAT

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Ms. Deanna Killam

Pre K/JK Teacher

I've lived in Milton almost my entire life. When I was a kid there was no Christian school option in town and I love that parents now have the opportunity to provide their children . . .

➤ EMAIL MS. DEANNA KILLAM

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Mrs. Anita Petrucci

SK Teacher

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➤ EMAIL MRS. ANITA PETRUCCI

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Mrs. Gina Cree

interim SK teacher

What I appreciate about MCS is the he small class sizes and the freedom we have to share and teach the children of God’s love, and His Word through memory work . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. GINA CREE


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Mrs. Amanda Bouwers

Grade 1 Teacher

I began teaching the grade 1/2 split class at Milton Christian School in September 2009. I enjoy teaching students at this age because I love the enthusiasm and . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. AMANDA BOUWERS

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Mrs. Cathy Alava

Grade 2/3 Teacher

One of the things I love most about MCS are the dedicated, caring staff members who put so much time and effort into doing what they do. It truly is an honour to . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. CATHY ALAVA

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Mrs. Christine
Klein-Geltink

Grade 3/4 Teacher

I have been a teacher at Milton Christian School since it first opened . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. CHRISTINE KLEIN-GELTINK

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Mrs. Heather Gillham

Grade 5 Teacher

My family was first attracted to MCS when we moved to Milton five years ago. As parents, it was one of the main reasons we chose Milton over other towns . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. HEATHER GILLHAM


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Ms. Naomi Zagala

Grade 6/French Teacher

I really appreciate the tight-knit community here at MCS. The staff and teachers are authentic in their encouragement of students and in their support of one another . . .

➤ EMAIL MS. NAOMI ZAGALA

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Mr. Eric Miedema

Grade 7 Teacher

Family is very important to me. I have two brothers and a sister, two nephews and two nieces. I love the friendly staf and supportive community of MCS . . .

➤ EMAIL MR. ERIC MIEDEMA

Mr. Howard Martin

Grade 8 Teacher/Vice-Principal

I live in Cambridge with my wife Cheryl, two sons, Howie and James, and cat Henry. I love playing hockey and golf. I am a huge Pittsburgh Penguins Fan. My favourite food is pizza . . .

➤ EMAIL MR. HOWARD MARTIN

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Mr. Jim Danielson

Bible Teacher

I love the children and I thoroughly enjoy interacting with them, opening the Word of God to them and challenging them in their young faith. I love the teachers and staff as well . . .

➤ EMAIL MR. JIM DANIELSON


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Mrs. Stephanie Strang

Music Teacher

I really love the students! The energy that each and everyone of them brings to class, is phenomenal. MCS is such a tight knit community and really encourages . . .

➤ EMAIL MRS. STEPHANIE STRANG