Exploratory (Art/STEM)

Lauren Bell graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in May of 2023 with a bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education, with an Elementary Education add on. This is her first year at Valle Catholic, where she will work with students to explore the arts and STEM. She completed her student teaching in Chaffee, MO. and has worked in childcare for the past five years at two daycares, and substitute teaching in various elementary grades for three years.

Fun facts:
I can play many different musical instruments.

What do you love most about teaching at Valle Catholic?
“While this is my first year, I am excited about building relationships with my students and their families!”

Why is Catholic education important?
“I believe it’s important for students to build a closer relationship with God while receiving an education that lays the foundation for the rest of their lives.”