Leading by Serving Starts Now
Jill Arvidson
Jill Arvidson
Bookeeper
Carolyn Baluch
Carolyn Baluch
B.A. in Art, Rhode Island College
Christine Beard
Christine Beard
MS Bible, English, History
What Miss Beard wants all of her students to know and always remember: God loves us more than we can imagine, and nothing we do can change His enormous, unimaginable love.
Maria Bigelow
Maria Bigelow
Lower School Grade Aid
B.S. in Anthropology & History, Rhode Island College
Kelly Botelho
Kelly Botelho
Computer, Digital Photography
Kelly encourages students to develop their own perspectives and guides them in translating those views in photographic art through traditional, digital, and creative photographic techniques.
Sandra Boutcher
Sandra Boutcher
Middle School and High School Math
The common thread Sandy sees woven between her teaching and coaching is her desire to see her students and her athletes take on new challenges.
Ramona Brown
Ramona Brown
Admissions Director International Student Program Coordinator
Miss Brown loves education and the ability to empower and cultivate the minds of young people.
Rachael Cannistraci
Rachael Cannistraci
Second Grade Teacher
In her free time, Mrs. Cannistraci enjoys art, cooking and studying the Bible. She is thrilled to be back in a Christian environment where Christ is the center of education!
Stuart Carter
Stuart Carter
High School Math and Pyschology
Mr. Carter loves teaching at BCA because of the close friendship-like community among the faculty as well as a high level of care and concern for each student.
Lilly Christy
Lilly Christy
MS English, HS English, Public Speaking
Mrs. Christy is excited to join the passionate staff at BCA because of the positive relationships between staff, students, parents, and the community that BCA has fostered over the years.
Shay Cross
Shay Cross
Librarian, Lower School Chapel, EPIC Teacher and 6th Grade Bible
Ms. Cross is the BCA Librarian and also teaches LS Chapel.
Donna Daft
Donna Daft
Nurse, Health Teacher
Donna feels blessed to be the school nurse and health teacher at BCA and enjoys caring for school-aged children.
Linda Damiani
Linda Damiani
Business Manager
Ms. Damiani is the Business Manager at BCA.
Jack Diamond
Jack Diamond
History Teacher Grades 8-11
Jack’s educational interest has always been the study of history and its unfolding role in the sovereign plan of God.
Christine Domen
Christine Domen
Chemistry, Physics, Biology
Ms. Domen teaches Chemistry, Physics and Biology at BCA.
Jessi Ekholm
Jessi Ekholm
Lunch Program Coordinator
Mrs. Ekholm lives in Bristol, RI with her husband, Chris, and kids, Tyler (6th grade) and Kara (K) who attend BCA!
Tina Flores
Tina Flores
High School Spanish
Mrs. Flores has had a wide variety of schooling and teaching experiences.
Nathan Greenhalgh
Nathan Greenhalgh
Middle School Principal, Science Teacher
Mr. Greenhalgh loves the energy, wonder and inquisitiveness of middle school students. He hopes that through his classes his students will grow in their knowledge of God and share his love and amazement of His creation.
Amanda Gregornik
Amanda Gregornik
ELL, Mixed Media, Acting
It’s nearly impossible for Miss G. not to smile when she speaks of her job at BCA, where she believes all of her passions collide.
Pam Halligan
Pam Halligan
Guidance Counselor
Mrs. Halligan lives in Bristol with her husband. She has 5 delightful grown children and 4 wonderful grandchildren.
Erika Houghton
Erika Houghton
HS Ceramics
Ms. Houghton teaches HS Ceramics.
Sean Hunley
Sean Hunley
Head of School
Mr. Hunley loves teaching, and he loves learning, too. He’s especially interested in helping students to become active agents in their own education.
Jennifer Husk
Jennifer Husk
Kindergarten Aid
Mrs. Husk loves her role as a teachers aid in the Kindergarten classroom.
Stacey Lavers
Stacey Lavers
Elementary Art
Stacey Lavers teaches elementary school art.
Susie Mack
Susie Mack
High School English
Mrs. Mack is passionate about the art of literature and how reading and writing can help us to discover who we are, what we believe, our place in the world and purpose in life.
Cheryl Marshall
Cheryl Marshall
First Grade Teacher
Mrs. Marshall loves the opportunity to get to know her students, their families, and to pray for and with them. She also loves that BCA encourages teachers to be creative when teaching curriculum!
Rob McBride
Rob McBride
High School Bible and Choir
During his time at BCA, Mr. McBride has taught middle school and high school music classes, as well as high school Bible/Theology courses, freshmen history, and the senior project.
Rachel McGuire
Rachel McGuire
Advancement Associates
Mrs. McGuire is working in our marketing and development department, sharing with our communities all the great things BCA has to offer!
Shannon Norquist
Shannon Norquist
Spanish Teacher
There is a spark that comes with teaching in an environment where one is encouraged.
Pamela Poniatowski
Pamela Poniatowski
Music and Health Teacher
Ms. Poniatowski teaches Music and Health at BCA.
Grace Ruiru
Grace Ruiru
Kindergarten Teacher
Grace Ruiru has been teaching Kindergarten for 20 years and had the pleasure of teaching both of her daughters at BCA!
Melissa Russell
Melissa Russell
Volunteer Coordinator
Ms. Russell is a Volunteer Coordinator at BCA.
Mike Skazinski
Mike Skazinski
High School Principal
Mr. Skazinski is very passionate about leading students and teachers in their growth as learners and creating a mentality that we are all lifelong learners.
Tom Sullivan
Tom Sullivan
Fifth Grade Teacher
This is Mr. Sullivan’s sixteenth year teaching professionally.
Sue Sutton
Sue Sutton
Secretary
Sue Sutton graduated from Barrington High School, then Taylor University with a BS Physical Education.
Adam Telford
Adam Telford
Math and Computer Teacher, IT Coordinator
As an IT Guru, you can find Mr. Telford assisting the students and staff at BCA with all their technical needs.
Sandy Townsend
Sandy Townsend
Art Director
Jenna Tremblay
Jenna Tremblay
Theatre Director/7th & 8th Drama Teacher
Melanie Twitchell
Melanie Twitchell
Fourth Grade Teacher
Mrs. Twitchell loves her students and encourages them to be critical thinkers and to be resourceful.
Nancy Wilkinson
Nancy Wilkinson
Resource Teacher, Coordinator of Special Services
Dale Winters
Dale Winters
Third Grade Teacher
God led Mrs. Winters to BCA in 1995 as the third grade teacher, where she can combine her love of Jesus, love of children and creativity.
Al Wright
Al Wright
Director of Athletics, Middle School PE and Health Teacher
Coaching is his passion and he enjoys seeing his players grow and develop as athletes.
Kathy Wright
Kathy Wright
Middle School and High School Math Teacher
Even as a little girl, Kathy Wright could be found with chalk and a blackboard teaching numbers to her neighbors.
Beth Zins
Beth Zins
Associate Head of School, Elementary Principal, MS Geography
Ms. Zins teaching experiences have included public and Christian schools, preschool in her home, and almost every other grade as well, both in and out of school.