Staff

 

Miss Vimbo Zvandasara Zhou


Principal 

Teacher

Grades 7-8




Ms. Zvandasara-Zhou was born in Zimbabwe and grew up in southwest Michigan. She has a bachelor's degree in elementary education from Andrews University. She taught in Florida in Miami and Naples for three years in Adventist elementary schools before moving up to Fort Wayne. She has a passion for Adventist education. She also has a passion for mission work, and has traveled to Zimbabwe during the summers. She is so looking forward to meeting all the ACS families!

 

 


     

Carol Scheiman

 

     Resource Teacher  


Carol Scheiman has been teaching at ACS since the fall of 2011 as the
Pre-K / Kindergarten teacher to which she currently works with students  She is a native of Fort Wayne, IN.  Carol has a Masters in Education and loves teaching in an environment where she can
 share about Jesus and His great love for children.




 


Bethany Halladay


Teacher 
 
Kindergarten 
 
Grades 1-2
 

Bethany Halladay grew up in the South and North West of the United States. She was also a missionary with her parents in South Korea for 2 years when she was a teenager. She received her Elementary Education degree from Southern Adventist University. She taught for 1 year in Louisiana and 3 years in Boston, Massachusetts. She is very excited about coming to Aboite Christian School and teaching grades Kindergarten through 2nd Grades this year. She loves children and most importantly loves sharing about her best friend Jesus! She has been married for 2 years to her husband Jon. They are coming to Fort Wayne from the Chicago, Illinois area.

 

  
Karen Wasylyshen

  

Teacher

Grades 3-6


Karen Wasylyshen was raised in diverse cultures due to the educational and medical interests of her parents. Her formative years were divided between West Africa and Eastern Canada.  It was during her teen years in British Columbia that she met and married her husband Dean. After Dean achieved his BS in Prosthetics and Orthotics, Karen and Dean continued to encounter various cultures within the United States through Dean's professional experiences. They have two sons through whom they were directly involved in education. Because of Karen's passion for learning, she headed for college at the same time as her sons. Karen has a BS in Elementary Ed, with minors in Integrated Science and Language Arts. Early in life Karen realized the love of her parents' for God and contributes the close encounter and experience she has been blessed with all her life with her Creator, to her parents' devotion and service to Him. Karen believes education must be experienced in a relationship with God in order to be fully realized and developed. Karen loves time with children, especially with her grandchildren, and also enjoys an abundance of outdoor activities, reading, instrumental music, and crafts.


Nadine Schultz


Administrative Assistant

 

    Nadine Schultz is the assistant administrator.  Previously she taught Kindergarten at ACS for 4 years and has served as the principal during 2 of those years.   She holds a Master of Science degree in Biology.  She home-schooled her boys for several years before moving to Fort Wayne.  
 



Sara Ensign


Administrative Assistant

 

  Sara Ensign has been involved with Aboite Christian School since her early childhood.  She attended the school while it was still at the SDA Church location and as a student, she moved with the school to its current location.  Sara is a school board member.  She has been a Teacher's Aide for 4 years and this year is working in the office.