Grade School Principal

Amanda Overmann began her educational journey in 2007. She worked part time as a teacher’s aide while earning her teaching degree. Upon earning her teaching certificate in 2009, she began in her first classroom at St. Joseph School in Bonne Terre teaching kindergarten and first grade. She was in this classroom for 2 years, and then moved to a combined 4th, 5th, and 6th grade classroom. In 2012, she began her studies in administration, while also teaching full time and doing the duties of an interim principal. She graduated with an administration degree in 2014. The same year she moved schools to teach middle school math at St. Agnes Elementary in Bloomsdale. She remained in this position for 5 years. In 2019, She became the principal at Valle Catholic Grade School.

Amanda enjoys reading all different types of books, doing embroidery, and many different crafts. Her all time favorite movie is The Wizard of Oz. She also really likes The Peanuts Gang, especially Snoopy, and Harry Potter. She has been married for 17 years and has 2 children. Her family recently adopted 2 puppies, Max and Rocket.

What do you love most about teaching at Valle Catholic?
“The thing I love most about Valle Catholic is the feeling of family, the amazing faculty and staff I get to work with, and the students. I love Catholic education and Valle Catholic.”

To our students …
“I am so excited to be at school with all of YOU! YOU are the reason I get to do what I do. YOU are the reason I love my job.”