Prekindergarten and Kindergarten
Miss Ashley Stutzman
First and Second Grade
Miss Jessi Pope
Miss Pope comes from a large family. She has six nieces and nephews, three of whom have attended or currently attend HLS.
Years at HLS: 5
Church Life: Miss Pope attends Lifewalk in York with her family.
Favorite Bible Verse: “Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid. The Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
Third and Fourth Grade
Mrs. Lisa Montoya
Mrs. Montoya has three children. Zeb is attending Hastings CCC and is going into computer development. Ella is attending York College, and she is going into accounting. Melinda is in 10th grade at Hampton Public.
Years at HLS: 3 years
Church Life: Mrs. Montoya and her children attend church at St. Peter in Hampton.
Favorite Bible Verse: “But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.” —Isaiah 40:31
Principal, Fifth and Sixth Grade
Mrs. Jean Carnoali
Mrs. Carnoali is married and has two children. Johnathon (26) is married to Krysten and they live in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Mary (23) is a recent graduate of Concordia University, Nebraska and teaches online English as a Second Language classes. She also teaches Spanish classes to HLS students. She and her husband, Eddie, will celebrate 30 years of life together this spring!
Years at HLS: 25 years
Church Life: Mrs. Carnoali and her family attend Zion Lutheran in the country where Mrs. C serves as music director and organist. She also is a member of the small groups worship team and teaches the children’s message once a month at both Zion and St. Peter.
Favorite Bible Verse: “For Christ’s love compels us, because we are convinced that one died for all, and therefore all died. And he died for all, that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised again.”
— 2 Corinthians 5:14-15
Rev. David Feddern
Pastor Feddern serves the Zion Lutheran Church congregation in Hampton, Nebraska.
Rev. Timothy Wells
Pastor Wells serves at Cross of Christ and St. Peter, and he is the M&M Puppets Director.
For the last seven years, Dana has been the secretary at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Hampton. She has also been a stay-at-home mom for the last 14 years. Dana has been married to her husband, Toby, for 14 years. Her daughter, Kylee, is 13 and is a seventh grader at Aurora Middle School, and her son, Kolton, is five years old and is a kindergartener at Aurora Elementary.
Church Life: Dana and her family are members at Cross of Christ Lutheran Church in Aurora. Dana is also a member of LWML at St. Peter.
Favorite Bible Verse: “For with God nothing shall be impossible.” —Luke 1:37