Mount Zion Elementary School Faculty
|Mrs. Robynne Pigeon|
Preschool k(3) & k(4)
Bible Verse: Psalm 40:1-3
Mrs. Pigeon studied Early Childhood Education at Castle College in
Windham NH. She has been teaching preschool and kindergarten since
1996 in both private child care centers and Christian schools. Mrs. Pigeon
lives in Manchester with her husband Jamie and daughter Katie.
She attends Calvary Bible Church, where her husband is the facility
manager. Mrs. Pigeon loves creating a classroom environment that is a
fun, creative and hands on place to learn. She keeps her classroom an
inviting and engaging place to learn by changing her themes and centers
every month. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, a variety of craft
projects, and drawing. As a family, the Pigeon's are very active volunteers
for Make-A-Wish. They help to host fundraising events and are wish granters.
|Mrs. Sarah Dupuis
Mrs. Dupuis went to Liberty University and finished her college career at Keene
State College. She graduated with degrees in both English and Elementary
Education in 2013.
Sarah and her husband live in New Ipswich with their two cats. They attend
Manchester Christian Church, where they love the upbeat music and sermons.
Mrs. Dupuis hobbies include: reading, spending time with friends and family,
and enjoying God’s creation through outdoor activities.
|Mrs. Marilyn Hughey
Team Leader Grade 1
|Mrs. Hughey grew up in Upper Arlington, Ohio. She attended Bob Jones University where she met her husband Philip. They were married in 1968. They have three grown married children Jennings, Daniel, and Sarah and four grandchildren.
She graduated from Notre Dame College with a BA degree in Child Development. She has been recognized by the NH Department of Education as a Highly Qualified Teacher. She has been at Mount Zion since 2004.
The Hugheys live in Manchester and are members at Southside Bible Fellowship Church.
Her passions are teaching children and encouraging parents. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and scrap booking.
|Mrs. Beth Cook
Elizabeth Cook graduated from Liberty University with a degree in
Elementary and Middle School Studies, and minors in History, English,
and Vocal Performance. Most recently she taught at Portsmouth Christian
Academy for 7 years. While there, she was the primary level lead teacher.
Before that, she worked in a public school as a behavior specialist. While
teaching at PCA, Beth fell in love with christian education and now desires
to be nowhere else! She is so happy to have found a 'home' at Mount Zion
Beth lives with her husband, Adam, in Merrimack. They have two dogs.
She enjoys singing, and acting in theater productions. She also loves to
read, and spend time with her 3 adorable nephews.
|Miss Bev Hale
Grades 3 & 4
Favorite Bible Verse:
|Miss Hale was born in Iowa, moved to Seattle, Washington, and then to N.H. She graduated from Gordon College with a bachelor's degree in elementary education and from Notre Dame College with a Masters of Education.
She has received her Highly Qualified Teacher Certification from the NH Department of Education.
Her home is in Manchester. She heard God's call on her life to become a teacher and taught in a public school for nine years. During her devotional time, she knew God was calling her to serve in the Christian school movement, where she has been teaching since 1989.
Miss Hale attends Goffstown Harvest Christian Church and volunteers in the church's bookstore. She loves serving the Lord and spending precious time with Him each day. Teaching children has been a part of her heart for many years. She enjoys gathering with her family once a week to eat and socializing with friends. Reading is her favorite past time.
|Mrs. Chris Lamy
Mrs. Lamy was born and grew up here in Manchester. She attended
Keene State College where she obtained a bachelor’s degree with a dual
major. She then spent some time in Virginia. When she returned home to
Manchester, she reconnected with a high school sweetheart, Dan. They
were married in 2000 and now have five children, four of which attend Mount
Mrs. Lamy lives in Manchester. Prior to starting full time at Mount Zion in
2012, she fulfilled a wide array of educational responsibilities in a variety of
school districts. When she is not at school, she is spending her time with
her children at extracurricular activities.
|Mrs. Lisa Flynn
Math Grade 5
Mrs. Flynn received her BA in Psychology with a minor in Education from UNH. She has taught math, English, reading, Bible, and computers in Christian schools since 1999.
Mrs. Flynn is a member of Manchester Christian Church and enjoys helping out with AV on Sunday. She also enjoys working with the Women's ministry team.
Mrs. Flynn has called Manchester her home for over 20 years along with her husband, two grown children, and a variety of pets.
|Sra. Dorothy Rodríguez
Sra. Rodríguez grew up in Puerto Rico, in a missionary family. Adopting the language
and culture as her own, she gradated from Pedro Falú de Orellano High School, and
after one year at Greenville College, in Illinois, finished her undergraduate degree in
Elementary Education and Special Education at the University of Puerto Rico, Río
Piedras. In 1990, she and her husband, along with their infant son, came to New England
to attend graduate school. Sra. Rodríguez has a Master of Education degree in Special
Education from the University of Massachusetts, Boston. She has taught all grades from
infants through adults, in private and public schools, and particularly enjoys sharing her
love of the Spanish language. She is active at Trinity Baptist Church in Nashua, and
enjoys being part of the Chick Band, a group of ladies from Trinity who lead worship at
Mrs. Jackson resides in Manchester, NH with her husband and two sons. One
is a Mount Zion alumnus and one son is scheduled to graduate in 2016.
Mrs. Jackson has a heart to teach students to practice excellence in the mind
and body for ultimate performance in Physical Education and life in general.
Philippians 4:13 is a verse she endeavors to instill in her students. She counts
it a wonderful opportunity to be a part of the Mount Zion family and community.
I can do all this through him who gives me strength. -Philippians 4:13
Stephanie Ncala was raised in Litchfield, NH. Stephanie has earned a Masters in Organizational Leadership, Bachelors in Business Management, and a minor in Psychology. Miss Ncala has two children who currently attend Mount Zion.
After becoming a MZ parent, it didn't take long for Stephanie to notice something special at the school, and want more. In 2012, Miss Ncala became the MZ Librarian. As her bond with the elementary students developed, Stephanie noticed an undeniable passion for the Upperclassmen at Mount Zion. She knew this passion came from God. Stephanie felt the Lord leading her to share His love in a unique and special way. 2013 allowed her to co-teach Health class along with Mrs. McCahon. 2014 brought an opportunity to lead that same Health class.
Miss Ncala is forever grateful for the opportunity to be a part of the Mount Zion community. She continues to learn from God as well as her students everyday. Stephanie loves The Lord & MZCS.