Our staff

Mrs. Amy Redar
Preschool Director

Ms. Amy joined our teaching staff in August 2016.  She transitioned to the role of director in May 2019.   Ms. Amy came to us with 18 years of elementary teaching experience and 6 years in Christian school administration. She is a Bethel College graduate.  She loves books and reading aloud to children is one of her most favorite things to do at school.  Ms. Amy is thrilled to be able to lead weekly chapel time with all of the preschool classes. 

Ms. Bethany
Preschool Teacher
3's Class

Ms. Bethany began working at Hively Avenue Preschool in 2020.  She teaches our mornings and afternoon 3’s classes. She comes to us with many years of early childhood experience. She earned her early childhood certification from IUSB.  She is the mom to three children.  She is passionate about preschool and will help our littlest ones have a great start to their school career.   

Ms. Sheryl
Preschool Teacher
4's Class

Ms. Sheryl began teaching at Hively Avenue Preschool in 1999.  She teaches our 4’s morning and afternoon classes. It won’t be long before she will have been here long enough to teach the children of past students! Ms. Sheryl is an expert at helping children prepare for kindergarten. All of her preschool experience helps her to be one fun grandma! 

Ms.  Nicki
Preschool Teacher
Pre-K Class

Ms. Nicki joined our teaching team in 2023.  She teaches   our full day Pre-K class. Ms. Nicki comes to us with over 15 years of early childhood experience. She loves spending time with her son.  Her enthusiasm and love for children allows her to create a wonderful environment to help prepare students for Kindergarten.