Debra Wahle has taught preschool in St. Pius X since 2014. Mrs. Wahle previously assisted for three years with kindergarten classes at St. Pius X Elementary School. Her post-secondary education includes coursework at Westminster College in Wilmington, PA; COTC in Newark, Ohio; and Columbus State in Columbus, Ohio.
“I love children. I love watching them grow and learn to ‘love school.’ My goal is to have them gain great self-confidence and to feel how truly special they are. If they leave my class with high self-esteem, I’m a happy teacher.”
Mrs. Wahle has additionally worked with young children as a prior staff member of the Lima YMCA in a variety of children’s programs including their after-school program, gym and swim programs, and as a teacher for Columbus Gymnastics Program.
Mrs. Wahle is teaching a Pre-K class three days a week in the morning.
10-15 hours annually of in-service in Early Childhood Development and Education
Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting, First Aid, Communicable Diseases, CPR
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION CERTIFICATION
Columbus Diocese Department of Religious Education