London Christian Elementary School: 202 Clarke Road, London, ON, N5W 5E4   |   Phone: 519.455.0360   |   Email:
School Life

LCES Staff


The staff at LCES are highly dedicated and energetic. All teachers are fully certified and qualified, as well as being committed Christians. We are grateful to the staff for their dedication to the profession and for their love of the students. All LCES teaching staff have completed a teacher education program and have their Ontario teaching credentials and/or their Christian School Teachers Certificate.


Rebecca Stortz - Kindergarten

Alice Wassink - Grade 1/2

Rolinda Minnesma - Grade 2/3

Jodi Gerber - Grade 4//Student Services Director

Carolyn Groot-Nibbelink - Grade 4

Melanie Versteeg - Grade 5

Bethany Friend - Grade 6

Laura Dearing - Grade 6/Music/Band

Paul Bierman - Grade 7

Chelsea Appendino - Grade 8

Karista Smeets - French/Educational Assistant

Katlyn Graham - Parental leave

Support Staff

Catherine Bethel - Administrative Assistant

Kathleen Bruinsma - Kindergarten RECE

Stacey Gibb - Educational Assistant

Pete & Kim Heida - Custodians 

Naomi Masters - Educational Assistant

Brenda Moniz - Educational Assistant (on leave)

Kerri Talsma - Bookkeeper & Tuition Administrator 

Cathy Thornton - K Plus/Educational Assistant

Trish Wassink - Educational Assistant


Stephen Janssen - Principal

Alison Lise - Vice-Principal

Bus Drivers

Marion Robinson - Busing Coordinator

Nicole Baarda