1st - 5th Grade Teachers


Kathleen Schrader

1st Grade Teacher, kschrader@rcskck.org

Education:      B.S. in Elementary Education, University of Kansas 

Ms. Schrader joined RCS in 2019. She attended Visitation School (Kansas City, MO) and graduated from St. Teresa's Academy (Kansas City, MO). Ms. Schrader is thrilled to pass on her passion for learning. 


Janice Kraly

1st Grade Teacher, jkraly@rcskck.org

Education:       B.S. in Elementary Education, St. Mary College

Mrs. Kraly joined RCS in 2007. She attended Christ the King Elementary School (Kansas City, KS) and graduated from Bishop Ward High School (Kansas City, KS). She loves bringing her faith into the classroom and getting students to love Jesus. She also loves being a Grandma!

Jennifer Overturf

2nd Grade Teacher, joverturf@rcskck.org

Education:      B.S. in Elementary Education, minor in Early Childhood, Northwest Missouri State University

Mrs. Overturf joined RCS in 2018. She is currently working on a Master's degree in Educational Studies with a concentration in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics). She is originally from St. Louis Missouri and loves watching Cardinals baseball and Blues hockey. She joined the Catholic Church in 2006 and loves having the opportunity to share the Catholic faith with her students and school community.


Heather Lindsay

3rd grade teacher, hlindsay@rcskck.org

Education:      B.S. in Elementary Education, Boston University

                           M.A. in Mathematics Education, University of Michigan

                           M.A. in Educational Administration, University of Notre Dame

Miss Lindsay joined RCS in 2019. Miss Lindsay attended Queen of the Holy Rosary and Holy Cross (Overland Park, KS). She graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas High School (Overland Park, KS). She is passionate about education and is an avid reader and runner. She loves being outdoors and spending time with animals. 


Ann Marie Olson

4th Grade Teacher, aolson@rcskck.org

Education:      B.S. in Elementary Education, University of Kansas

Ms. Olson joined RCS in 2019. She graduated from Notre Dame de Sion High School (Kansas City, MO).  She is an advocate for inclusive education and is currently working on her Master's degree in Special Education from the University of Kansas. She enjoys reading, learning, and spending time with her family, friends, and kitten.


Monica Kuckelman

5th Grade Teacher, mkuckelman@rcskck.org

Education:      B.A. in Special Education, Northwest Missouri State University

                           B.A. in Elementary Education, Northwest Missouri State University

                           M.A. in Reading, MidAmerica Nazarene University 

Mrs. Kuckelman joined RCS in 2018. She loves reading, traveling, and being outside. She lives in Lawrence with her husband and their dog, Mabel.


Sarah Brekke

5th Grade Teacher, sbrekke@rcskck.org

Education:      B.S. in Elementary Education, Emphasis in English as a Second Language, Kansas State University

Ms. Brekke joined RCS in 2018. She attended Holy Spirit Grade School (Overland Park, KS) and graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas (Overland Park, KS). Ms. Brekke is passionate about building strong and meaningful relationships with students. Her mom is also a 5th grade teacher in the diocese. 

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