LCA is proud to employ teachers with years of experience in education. The LCA Preschool class is Directed by Mrs. Vicki Clarkson. Mrs. Clarkson was trained in the
Montessori Method of Education at St. Nicholas' Training Center in London, England.
Mrs. Clarkson previously owned and operated a Montessori Learning Center in
Bowling Green, KY. We are proud to have Vicki as part of the faculty at LCA.
Our Elementary classes will be taught and overseen by Mrs. Jane Costellow. Mrs. Costellow received her Master of Arts in Education degree from Western Kentucky University. Mrs. Costellow taught Kindergarten in the Logan County school system for many years.
Middle Grades will be taught by Mr. Kenny Costellow and Mr. Jim Kelly. Mr. Costellow received his Master of Arts in Education degree from Western Kentucky University. Mr. Costellow taught
7th - 12th grade for over 20 years in the Logan County school system. Also teaching our Middle Grades class is Mr. Jim Kelly. Mr. Kelly received his Master of Arts in Teaching degree from Morehead State University. Mr. Kelly taught a multitude of subjects in the
Logan County school system for 11 years, at Logan County High School.
LCA is very excited to have such wonderful, qualified teachers on staff!
Meet Our Teachers
2 Year Old Learning Class
& 3 - 4 Year Old Preschool
Vicki discovered Montessori Education while living in Germany. She received her Montessori Certification through St. Nicholas Montessori College in London, England. Vicki has worked with preschool aged children for over 30 years in Germany, Alabama, Arizona & Kentucky. Vicki is a member of Hillvue Baptist Church in Bowling Green, KY and is a mother of two grown sons.
Middle Grades (5th - 8th)
Kenny has over 29 years experience teaching Middle and High School students in Logan County. "I enjoy spending time with my family. I have always loved reading and photography. I have subbed in the Logan County School systems for the past nine years from preschool to senior age level." Kenny is excited to join LCA, teaching our 5th - 8th graders.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Jane is the mother of four children with two grandchildren. Jane has been teaching in Logan County for 30 years at Auburn Elementary. Jane won Teacher of the Year twice while at Auburn Elementary and has a passion for educating children.
"I love to read and spend time with my family."
Middle Grades (5th - 8th)
Jim has two daughters and eight grandchildren. He is a member of Southern Heights Baptist Church of Russellville, KY. Jim enjoys traveling and has been to 44 states. Jim has also traveled out of the country 10 times, including leading groups of students on international trips. Jim has taught Art & Humanities in the Logan County School system for more than 10 years and has a passion for English, Art and Theater.
Meet Our Teacher's Aides
Brittany is a mother of three and enjoys spending time with her family & friends. "I love kids and I love to travel." Brittany is excited to use her skills by working at LCA as a teacher's aide.