Welcome to
St. Theodore Preschool

About Us

Dedicated Staff

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Our wonderful staff consists of a certified or degreed lead teacher and teacher assistant in each of our classrooms.

First-Rate Curriculum

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We work closely with the Wentzville School District and St. Theodore School to align our curriculum to be consistent with theirs.   We have Parents As Teachers screenings each year and closely monitor each child's progression.

Our Mission

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Children are our passion!  First and foremost, we are all children of God and our mission is to keep God as the center of everything we do from playing and interacting to exploring and learning.

Meet the Team

Co-Directors

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Kelly Rowan is the Co-Director and the lead teacher in the Pre-K classroom.  She has an Associate degree in Child Development and has many years of experience in corporate child care, home child care and preschool. She is married to Jim Rowan and they have 3 children, Abby, Sam and Kaylee. They are members of St. Theodore Parish.  They spend a lot of time at sporting events as their children love playing sports.  Kelly enjoys photography, spending time outdoors and watching movies.  Kelly is so thrilled to be part of St. Theodore Preschool!


Mo Rackers is the Co-Director and Office Administrator.  Mo has a degree in Elementary Education and taught in the Jefferson City Diocese ranging in grades from K-7.  Mo and her husband Greg have three children, Gabriel, Grant and Grace.  They are members of Assumption Parish.  Mo loves photography and also makes custom rosaries.  She loves being part of the St. Theodore Preschool family and her favorite part of the day is seeing all the smiling faces!

Preschool Lead Teacher

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Pre-K Lead Teacher

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Kelly Rowan has an Associate degree in Child Development and has many years of experience in corporate child care, home child care and preschool.   She believes the most important part of Pre-K is developing the children socially and emotionally in preparation for elementary school by learning social skills such as sharing, turn-taking, being empathetic to others' feelings, etc.  She believes in hands-on developmentally appropriate activities.  They work on fine-motor skills which prepares children for writing, math and science skills and pre-reading skills.  They enjoy art, cooking and using their imaginations!

Staff

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Theresa Wunnenberg

  

Theresa has a Master’s Degree in Education and for the last 17 years, has been a Parent Educator with the Wentzville School District Parents as Teachers program. Theresa and her husband Brian, have four children. They are members of St. Theodore Parish. It is her desire to provide a religious experience to build and/or enrich your child’s personal relationship of faith. Classes will consist of Scripture reading, prayer, and hands-on activities created to allow children to reflect on God’s Word and God’s love. 

Angie Favazza

Angie is the Assistant Teacher for the Pre-K classroom and has over 25 years of experience in early childhood.

Merri Moore

Merri is a Teacher Assistant in the Preschool classroom and has years of educational experience.

Claire Maupin

Claire is a Teacher Assistant and is currently getting her degree in Early Childhood.

Robyn Gibson

Ms. Robyn is our cook and loves cooking from scratch!   She puts lots of love into everything she makes!  

Additional Staff

Irene Parker

 Irene is a teacher in the Wentzville School District and is our After-School Care Teacher in the afternoons. 

Events

Mar 6

Ash Wednesday

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Mar 6

Ash Wednesday


Mar 17

St. Patrick's Day

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Mar 17

St. Patrick's Day


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Parent Testimonials

  • Best decision I have made for my son's growth and development!  He is in a loving and nurturing environment where the teachers go the extra mile!  The daily sheets help open communication with our son about his day and all the new skills he is learning.  I love when we discover he knows something "new" that he has learned at school.  It is a great program that focuses on social, emotional, cognitive and physical development.   As a former teacher who was in the field of early childhood education and has a degree in education....I wouldn't want my son anywhere else!   -Anonymous


  • An incredible staff that takes the learning experience for our kids to the next level.  I could not imagine a better environment for my son.  -Ashley W.


  • The staff here is amazing and my child has received the best kick start to her elementary education.  The family-friendly environment has provided my child the comfort you would expect from a family member, not just child care providers.   I highly recommend this school to anyone who wants to see their child thrive, grow and succeed.    -Toni P.

FAQs

How Do I Enroll My Child?

We invite all new families to call and schedule a tour so we can meet you and your child.

There is a packet of forms that need to be filled out and returned a week prior to your child's start date.

Your child must be current on immunizations and have had a recent physical from a doctor.

An enrollment fee of $50 and activity fee of $50 is collected when paperwork is turned in.  Fees are non-refundable and hold your spot in the preschool.



What Will I Need at STP?

  • uniform polo shirts
  • regular size backpack
  • extra set of clothing in ziploc bag
  • family photo (will not be returned)
  • sunscreen
  • crib sheet for cots
  • small blanket from home
  • small travel size pillow (optional)
  • lovey or small stuffed animal for naps
  • all belongings need to be marked with your child's name in black sharpie.





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