Jennifer haynes (Principal)
Mrs. Haynes acquired a Bachelor’s degree in public relations and graphic design from Angelo State University. Realizing she would never have peace in her career until she listened and followed God’s will for her, she returned to school. She then received her second Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from LeTourneau University. As well as a Master of Education with emphasis in Christian Principal-ship. She taught seven years in a Christian school and five years in public education. She has four children, Jori, Jaxton, Judson and Janey. Her husband, Jeremy, is the Process Development and Implementation Specialist at Diamond WTG.
Like the song says, the children really are our future. It’s important for us to bring them up in the “nurture and admonition of the Lord”. (Ephesians 6:4)
Ashleigh arellano (Kindergarten and 1st Grade)
Ashleigh Arellano is a Kindergarten teacher at SCS! She recently got married in September of 2018 so her last name has updated from Jenkins to Arellano! Ashleigh graduated from Texas Tech with her Bachelor of Arts and she graduated from Western Texas College with her Associate of Arts. Wreck Em! Ashleigh says, “SCS is such a great place to work, mainly because God is our priority and we are able to link everything back to The Bible. While education is very important we wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for our Lord!” She looks forward to growing and learning more so that she can teach her students with joy and surround them with God’s love. Ashleigh has a big heart for kids and a passion for teaching them!
Kelcie Pruitt (1st and 2nd grades)
Kelcie Pruitt was raised in Perryton, Texas. She attended West Texas A&M University in Canyon, TX and received a Bachelor's degree in Spanish Education. She met her husband David Pruitt at WTAMU and they married in 2014. Her husband is the Youth and Worship Pastor at First United Methodist Church Snyder. They have one child Noah Grey.
"Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever." Hebrews 13:8
Gale Rodgers (3rd and 4th grades)
Gale Rodgers has been a teacher for 29 years. Twenty-six of those years were at Ira ISD. She was the Educator at the Scurry County Museum for one year and left that position to become a teacher at Snyder Christian School. A native of Scurry County, she attended Ira school all 12 of her public school years. A graduate of Western Texas College, Gale is an alumni of Texas Tech University, also. Gale has two daughters, Lindsey and Jennifer, and five grandchildren, Tyler and Madi , Kensey, Kaitlee, and Evan. She met the love of her life New Year's Eve of 2016. On March 3, 2017, she married Randy Rodgers of Rotan. Together they live in Hermleigh and attend Hermleigh Central Baptist Church
Beverly James (5th and 6th Grades)
Mrs. James graduated from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin with a Bachelor’s degree in Literature and received a lifetime teaching certification. She recently retired from the public school system after 29 years of teaching grades first through fifth.
Her family is very important to her. She and her husband, Lucky, are very involved in the lives of their two children, Jennifer and Zach, as well as their five grandchildren.
“I have been so blessed to have had the opportunity to be a part of so many young people’s lives and education. I am looking forward to this next chapter at Snyder Christian School.”
Cassie Cochran (7th and 8th Grades)
Miss Cochran is a local graduate of Snyder High School. She went to Western Texas College for two years, acquiring an Associate of Arts Degree, before being accepted to Texas Tech University. There, she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Interdisciplinary Agriculture and a Master of Science Degree in Agricultural Education.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, baking, and participating in shows at the Ritz Community Theatre.
“It is such a blessing to be back at Snyder Christian School. I know that this is God’s mission for me to bring His word to children who are at such a developmental age.”
Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I trust your commands. Psalm 119:66
Sarah Parmer (Physical Education)
Sarah is a Snyder High School graduate. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Dance with a minor in Exercise Sports Science at Texas Tech University. While at Tech, she worked at the Rec Center as a Group Fitness Instructor, was a member of Chi Tau Epsilon, and was involved in Raider Thon which raised money for Children’s Miracle Network. After graduating in 2014, Sarah moved back to Snyder and started Snyder High School’s Gold Line Dance Team. In August 2016, Sarah opened Studio 92. The studio has grown over the past two and a half years under her direction.
“Or do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and you are not your own? For you were bought at a price. Therefore glorify God with your body.” 1 Corinthians 6:19-20