Sep 8, 2022

New Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Kelly Swanson

New Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Kelly Swanson

 

Each week, MPCS highlights a member of the faculty and staff so that we can continue to build our community.

Title: Dean of Academics

Education: Bachelors degree, University of Wisconsin - River Falls; Masters degree, University of St. Thomas; PhD, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

Number of years in my profession: 27

Fun fact: I love to travel! I love National Parks and road trips with my family: Jolaine, Becca, Jake, and Zach. I also love to write books, research, eat while I travel, and do professional development for teachers around the world.

Connection to MPCS: My son, Zach, is a junior this year at MPCS.

What I'm reading now or favorite book: The Bible. I like Bill Bryson, Paul Theroux, and other travel writers.

What makes me excited about working at MPCS: The faculty, staff, and students are so welcoming and passionate about what they do.


Announcements

November 29 - Lower School Parent Learning Walk, 2:00 p.m.

For current families; please pre-register

November 29 - Lower School Parent Learning Walk, 2:00 p.m.

For current families; please pre-register

November 30 - MPCS Family Christmas

December 1 - Men of Mount Paran, 7:00 a.m.

December 2-3 - Middle School Musical

Disney's "Frozen Jr."

December 2-3 - Middle School Musical

Disney's "Frozen Jr."

December 2 - Moms in Prayer, 8:00 a.m.

December 3 - Serve Saturday

December 8 - Campus Preview, 9:30 a.m.

For prospective families

December 8 - Campus Preview, 9:30 a.m.

For prospective families

December 8 - Christmas Concert, 7:00 p.m.

December 9 - Moms in Prayer, 8:00 a.m.

December 13-15 - Preschool/TK Christmas Parties

December 14 - NO LATE START

December 16 - Early Release

Pink: 11:00 a.m.
Tan: 11:15 a.m.
White, Blue, Red, Green: 11:30 a.m.
Orange, Gray, Purple: 11:45 a.m.
Yellow: 12:00 p.m.
Black: 12:00 p.m.

December 16 - Early Release

Pink: 11:00 a.m.
Tan: 11:15 a.m.
White, Blue, Red, Green: 11:30 a.m.
Orange, Gray, Purple: 11:45 a.m.
Yellow: 12:00 p.m.
Black: 12:00 p.m.

December 19-January 2 - Christmas Break, No School

January 3 - Faculty and Staff Professional Development Day

No classes for students

January 3 - Faculty and Staff Professional Development Day

No classes for students

January 4 - First Day of Second Semester

Students Return to School

January 4 - First Day of Second Semester

Students Return to School

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