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School staff (Page 2)

At St. Martin’s Episcopal School, we know our staff and teachers have a tremendous impact on your children’s learning. Our school is staffed by professional teachers who are trained and experienced in early childhood education and by teachers’ assistants who help are experienced in working with young children. Our school staff is committed to providing a caring and nurturing enviromnent in which your children can learn and grow.

Brenda Newton

Brenda Newton grew up in Iowa and moved to Texas in 1981 after graduating from the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in Elementary Education. Returning to the classroom has been a delight! Preschoolers have such curiosity, humor and wonder while discovering the world around them, and Brenda finds that excitement contagious. Every school […]

Eva Lax

Eva Lax joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School staff in Fall 2016, having just retired from 20 years of working as a registered nurse. She has a marketing degree in addition to her RN experience. Originally from Sweden, she has lived in the United States for 30 years, and the last 21 years in Keller. She and her […]

Silvia Peiris

Silvia Peiris joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School in March 2017. She has 10 years experience in childcare, and has previously worked for the Fort Worth Independent School District as a Bilingual Teacher Assistant. She’s fluent in Spanish. She’s married and has two children, Sasha and Mia. Silvia is happy to help children achieve all their milestones and […]

Scot McComas

An educator before becoming a priest, Scot came to St. Martin-in-the-Fields on February 9, 2015 after 10 years of ordained ministry. Scot has taught in Florida, North Carolina, New Jersey, and Texas, most recently at the Parish Episcopal School in the Episcopal Diocese of Dallas. He’s a graduate of Southern Methodist University, Harvard Divinity School and General […]