Building Faith – Developing Minds

2017-18 ECS Teachers

We are excited about the upcoming 2017-18 school year. What makes ECS such a special place is by far its teachers. Here is our “starting lineup” of teachers this year.   Pre-K, Mrs. Barbara Philips: She needs no introduction, she’s the hall of famer of our Pre-K Program. Kindergarten, Mrs. Elizabeth Tichinel: Our designated hitter who bats 1000 every time.…

Welcome New Faculty Members

ECS Would like to welcome two new faculty members to the team.  Mrs. Amber DeGroff- A graduate of Fairmont State University, math major Amber DeGroff joins Emmanuel staff. With computer science as Amber’s minor, she adds much to the upper school program. Mrs. DeGroff is the mother of three, and wife of Joseph, a former Emmanuel…

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year

We are pleased to announce that this year’s ECS Teacher of the Year is Mrs. Debra Gower. This award is selected by the faculty and administration annually.  Mrs. Gower has over 22 years of teaching experience, having taught at ECS since 2012. She is married to US Navy veteran, retired VA and coal miner Jerry…

Summer Office Hours

Summer break is here!!  Beginning May 30 ECS will be operating by these hours until August 14th. Summer Office Hours Tuesday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Wednesday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Thursday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM * Closed July 4th Other hours: by appointment. Registrations and school tours are available outside of these hours by appointment.…

We’re Debt Free!!!

ECS Friends and Family, I’m excited to let you that ….”WE’RE DEBT FREE!!!” Yes, this afternoon by God’s grace, we were able to deliver the final payment to the IRS office and pay off ECS’s indebtedness -8 months earlier than expected to bring our Meet the Need campaign to a close. When we first communicated…

Support Education Savings Accounts in WV

Dear ECS Family, There are some important items being presented to the WV legislatures this year that we want to make you aware of and encourage you to promote among your contacts. We especially want to urge you to contact our local legislatures to support these bills, especially the Educational Savings Account (ESA) bill (Senate…

Welcome New 4th Grade Teacher

We are thrilled to welcome Mrs. Jennifer Wiechers to the ECS family. More accurately, we are thrilled to welcome back to ECS Mrs. Jennifer (Stutler) Wiechers.  Mrs. Wiechers assumed the role of 4th-grade teacher at the beginning of January and has already made quite an impact on students and parents alike. She said that her goal is…

Veterans Day 2016 at ECS

Veterans Day at ECS will take a different form this year. Typically the day is observed with a day of canceled classes and a long weekend, but not this year. ECS Principal, Nancy Mercadante, wanted to instruct students and model good citizenship and giving honor to those men and women who have served in the…

Esther News Release

For immediate release: Esther to be dramatically performed at Emmanuel Christian School You will not want to miss the production “Esther” which will be presented by the students of Emmanuel Christian School on December 9th at 7:00 pm and December 10th at 2:00 pm. The production of Esther is a historic and dramatic retelling of the…

Fine Arts

ECS Band Program to Commence this Fall

This fall ECS will be expanding its Fine Arts program and adding an orchestra/band program. New Music Teacher & Fine Arts Coordinator This fall Mrs. Jamie Byrd will be the Music Teacher & Fine Arts Coordinator at ECS and is broadening the program and moving the emphasis toward an orchestra/band program. Orchestra/Band Program Orchestra/Band is…