School Staff

School Staff

Teacher

Darlene Parks Colón

Ms. Parks Colón teaches Kindergarten.  She joined Effort Christian School and Preschool in 2010 and has over 20 years of classroom teaching experience. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Hyles-Anderson College, and is honored to have touched the lives of many students and their families throughout her teaching career.
Teacher

Donna Hanson

Mrs. Hanson teaches 1st Grade at ECSP. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from York College of Pennsylvania and has over fifteen years of teaching experience.
Teacher

Merry Craft

Mrs. Craft teaches Upper Elementary at Effort Christian School and Preschool. With over two decades of teaching experience, Mrs. Craft holds her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Houston with specializations in Math and Reading.
Teacher

Alicia Bolick

Alicia Bolick will be joining the ECSP team as our 2nd-3rd Grade teacher.  Mrs. Bolick comes to us from Greer Elementary School where she served as a Reading Interventionist.  She has her B.A. in Psychology and Early Childhood Education from James Madison University.  Mrs. Bolick served as a classroom teacher in both Burnley-Moran Elementary and Jackson-Via Elementary in Charlottesville.  She is continuing her education to receive her Master’s Degree.  Mrs. Bolick’s passion for reading will find a welcome home at ECSP.