I teach because I love it. I teach art because art makes my heart beat faster and because I believe that art matters, that it has always mattered as a mediator of the sweeping range of human experience. I value the role of the art teacher as facilitator and awakener. And I believe that if… [Read More].
Hi, all! My name is Kylene Rinkewich, and I am new this year to Blessed Sacrament. I cannot tell you how excited I am to become part of the BSH family. I grew up in Powhatan and have had the pleasure of meeting and becoming lifelong friends with many former BSH students. After high school,… [Read More].
I’m incredibly excited about this year at Blessed Sacrament!!! I’m Donna Kidder and this year I will be teaching English 8H, 11, 12, as well as resource French classes for the lower school. I am originally from Chesterfield, VA, but currently live in Cumberland, VA, with my family and three dogs. I graduated from Longwood… [Read More].
My name is Martha O’Brien, and I am an English teacher and drama director at Blessed Sacrament – Huguenot. After six years of retirement, I am returning to BSH and looking forward to being back in the classroom. I grew up in Greenville, North Carolina and moved to Richmond when I was in the eighth… [Read More].
I grew up in Charlotte, NC where I attended Charlotte Latin School for K-12 and then journeyed off to Southwest Virginia to complete my undergraduate degree at Emory & Henry College. It is there that I met my future husband, Gabriel Ward, 2005 BSH alum. After college I moved back home to Charlotte where I… [Read More].
I am from Pennsylvania and went to college at Ohio Northern University where I met my future husband and graduated with a B.S. in ED. Since he is from Venezuela, he encouraged me to take some Spanish courses. I fell in love with the language and culture and finished with a major in Spanish. After… [Read More].
SALVETE, Y’ALL! My name is Patrick Winterrowd and I am a Latin instructor, football and soccer coach here at BSH. I am originally from Oklahoma and graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in Classical Civilizations in the summer of 2013. During my time at OU (Boomer Sooner!), I served as President for… [Read More].
I am from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and earned a B.S. degree in Mathematics from the University of North Carolina in Wilmington. After moving to Beaumont, Texas in 2000, I earned an additional degree in Education from Lamar University. I then began a 15 year teaching career at a small, family oriented Catholic school, very similar to… [Read More].