Meet Mrs. Reida


Family –

My husband, Scott, and I have two children. Melissa is a Freshman at Butler and Alexander is Junior at Andover Central.

Favorite Verse –

“I trust in You, O Lord; I say ‘You are my God.’” Psalm 31:14

Education –

I graduated from Wichita State University with a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education in 1996. I have also completed Alphabetic Phonics and Semple Math Training.

Awards / Achievements –

I began my service here at Holy Cross Lutheran Church and School in 1996 teaching third grade and Celebration Choir. I have taught third grade most of my years here at Holy Cross. Two years I taught second grade moving up with each class to continue teaching them in third grade.

Professional Goals –

I plan on completing a Masters program within the next few years focusing on technology in the classroom.

Hobbies –

I enjoy singing with the Praise Band, go to both my children’s choir and theater performances, and spending time with family.

Our Faith

Mission Statement:

We, through God’s grace, nurture spiritual, academic, physical, emotional, and social growth in children by guiding them to become responsible citizens and members of the body of Christ.

This Year’s Theme:

“Real. Present. God.”