Wendy Horn – 4th Grade

Wendy Horn – 4th Grade

Mrs. Wendy Horn currently teaches 4th grade at CCPS. She received her BS in Elementary Education from the College of Charleston in 1992. Upon graduating from the College of Charleston…

Stephanie Chapman – K3

Stephanie Chapman – K3

Ms. Stephanie Chapman is a transplant from Rock Hill, SC. She graduated in 2005 from Winthrop University, and moved to Charleston in 2006 for a job as a Behavioral Therapist. …

Sonia O’Toole – 2nd Grade

Sonia O’Toole – 2nd Grade

Sonia O’Toole is a second grade teacher at CCPS. She earned a Bachelor’s degree from Charleston Southern University, and taught for three and a half years in public school in…

Nissa Zimmerman – Lower School Music

Nissa Zimmerman – Lower School Music

Mrs. Nissa Zimmerman was hired at Coastal Christian this year as the lower school music teacher. She earned her Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Pedagogy from Converse College in…

Martha Barry – K4

Martha Barry – K4

Ms. Barry is one of our 4K teachers here at Coastal Christian. She earned her degree from Georgia Southern University. After graduation she continued her studies to earn a teaching…

Linda Hollingsworth – Athletic Director

Linda Hollingsworth – Athletic Director

Mrs. Linda Hollingsworth has been at Coastal Christian since 1999. She graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Recreational Therapy, and earned her Masters in Social Work from the…

Lesli Mason –  Upper School Math

Lesli Mason – Upper School Math

Lesli Mason is an Upper School Math Teacher at Coastal, as well as a Resource Teacher. She graduated from the College of Charleston in 1989 with a BS in Business,…

Laura Caddell – Upper School Social Studies

Laura Caddell – Upper School Social Studies

Mrs. Laura Caddell joins the Coastal Christian family after 14 years in the public school setting.  Originally from Williamstown, West Virginia, Mrs. Caddell is a Marshall University graduate and has…

Jonathan White – High School Bible/English

Jonathan White – High School Bible/English

Mr. Jonathan White currently teaches Upper School Bible and English classes at CCPS. He graduated from Charleston Southern University in May of 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in English,…

Jennifer Walker – 3rd Grade

Jennifer Walker – 3rd Grade

Mrs. Jennifer Walker has had the privilege of working at CCPS since January of 2004.  Here at CCPS, she has taught four year old kindergarten, fourth grade, first grade, and…

Jaime Sapienza – K2

Jaime Sapienza – K2

Ms. Jaime Sapienza is the 2K teacher at Coastal Christian. She is originally from San Diego, California, and moved to Charleston in December. Jaime studied Early Childhood Education at National…

Jackie Weed – GRACE Program

Jackie Weed – GRACE Program

Mrs. Weed has been teaching here at Coastal Christian for the past 22 years. She has taught Kindergarten as well as worked with students one on one through tutoring and…

Heidi Gamotis – Afterschool Administrator

Heidi Gamotis – Afterschool Administrator

Heidi Gamotis is the Afterschool Care and Summer Camp Director at CCPS. She has been working with children in various capacities since 2001 as a preschool teacher, preschool administrator, full-time…

Hannah Waldkirch – Upper School Science

Hannah Waldkirch – Upper School Science

Mrs. Hannah Waldkirch is an Upper School Science Teacher at CCPS. She currently teaches 11th grade Chemistry and 9th grade Physical Science. Mrs. Waldkirch graduated from Clemson University with a…

Dr. Piccolo – Head of School

Dr. Piccolo – Head of School

Dr. David Piccolo joined the Coastal Christian family in the 2015-2016 school year. Dr. Piccolo is in his 36th year as an educator. Almost 24 of those years were spent…

Chelsea Priest – 3rd Grade

Chelsea Priest – 3rd Grade

Ms. Chelsie Priest joined the Coastal Christian faculty as a third grade teacher in 2015. Ms. Priest graduated from Charleston Southern University in 2011 with a Bachelor's degree in early…

Betsy Truluck – 5th Grade

Betsy Truluck – 5th Grade

Ms. Betsy Ward Truluck began her career at CCPS in 2013 as a first grade teacher. Betsy completed her MAT in Early Childhood Education at the College of Charleston in…

Becky Whittaker – Art

Becky Whittaker – Art

Mrs. Becky Whittaker has taught at CCPS since 1996. She has taught PE, Social Studies, Bible, and currently is teaching Art. She heads up the Fine Arts Department here and…

April Jones – Substitute Coordinator

April Jones – Substitute Coordinator

April Jones joined CCPS in 2015 as our Substitute Coordinator and full time substitute. Mrs. Jones graduated from Commonwealth Christian School in Richmond, VA and attended college at Appalachian Bible…

Andria Walrond – 1st Grade

Andria Walrond – 1st Grade

Andria Walrond is a first grade teacher at CCPS.  She earned a Bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Wingate University and taught for 13 years in public schools in Virginia…