FACULTY AND STAFF

God has blessed us with a great team of Faculty and Staff!  We are happy to be working in partnership with you and the local church to prepare students for a life of Godly service.

 

Mr. John Spriggs

Administrator
Mr. John Spriggs
JSpriggs@CapeChristianAcademy.com

Mr. Spriggs has been the school Administrator at CCA since 2008.  Before that he taught Mathematics and Computers at Cape Christian Academy.  He is excited about the growth here at school, especially the spiritual growth seen in each of the children.  His favorite Bible verse is James 4:8 which says "Draw close to God and He will draw close to you."  The Spriggs family attends Cape Island Baptist Church.

BA, Mathematics- Concentration in Computers
BA, Psychology
                                                The King's College, NY

Mrs. Shelly Hope

Assistant Administrator
Mrs. Shelly Hope
SHope@CapeChristianAcademy.com

Mrs. Hope has been a teacher at CCA since 1996.  She is the school's special needs coordinator.  She assists students with in-class support or tutors them in small group instruction.  She likes Acts 20:24 which challenges us to "finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given- the task of testifying the good news of God's grace." The Hopes attend Tabernacle United Methodist Church.
BS,
Bob Jones University

 K3 & Pre-Kindergarten
Miss Tamara Snyder                                      TSynder@CapeChristianAcademy.com

 

This is Miss Snyder's first year at Cape Christian Academy.  She is a former student of Cape Christian Academy and a graduate of Atlantic Cape Community College.  Miss Snyder attends Lighthouse Church in Cape May Court House.

 AA, Early Childhood Education
Atlantic Cape Community College

 

Kindergarten & Music 
Mrs. Genevieve Huff
GHuff@CapeChristianAcademy.com

Mrs. Huff is our Kindergarten teacher. She is motivated to teach the Truth and help her students develop integrity and Godly character. Her favorite verse is Jeremiah 29:11, which encourages us, saying, "For I know the plans I have for you,"declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."  Outside of school she is active in her church children's ministry and leads a young women's prayer group. She loves spending time with family, doing crafts, playing guitar, and
                                                attending theater productions.  The Huff family attends
                                               Second Cape May Baptist Church in Marmora.

                                               BA, Communication
                                               Eastern University

Miss Piccirilli1st Grade
Miss Rhoda Piccirilli
RPiccirilli@CapeChristianAcademy.com

A veteran teacher at CCA of 16 years, Rhoda is also an equestrian riding instructor at a local farm. She enjoys exercising at the gym or taking long walks on the beach. She also loves playing miniature golf with her five year-old nephew. At school she is grateful for the freedom to teach Bible and to be able to incorporate biblical instruction through all the disciplines. Her favorite scripture is Romans 5:8 which outlines God's plan for salvation, "But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still
                                                sinners, Christ died for us."  She attends Central Bible
                                                Church in Wildwood.
                                                BS, Salem College

Miss Filipek 2nd Grade
Miss Nicole Filipek
NFilipek@CapeChristianAcademy.com

Miss. Filipek is our 2nd grade teacher. This is her first year teaching at CCA.  She recently moved to Cape May County after growing up in Washington Township, NJ. She is beyond excited to share her knowledge and love for God with her students. She is motivated to teach and help her students grow in Christ. In her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis, scrapbooking, baking, and spending time with family. Her favorite scripture is 2 Corinthians 5:7 “For we live by faith, not by sight.” Miss. Filipek attends First Christian South                                                          Jersey in Sewell, NJ.
                                                BS, Early Childhood and Special Ed, Eastern University                                                          MEd, Reading, Eastern University

 

Mrs. Harrison3rd Grade and 4th Grade
Mrs. Brenda Harrison
BHarrison@CapeChristianAcademy.com
Mrs. Brenda Harrison loves the scriptures and incorporating them into her class and classroom activities. She enjoys watching students develop their reading and math skills  and in their relationship with Jesus Christ.  Mrs. Harrison and her husband attend Covenant Presbyterian Church in Erma.
BS, King College
Elementary Education

 

 

Mrs. Harrison5th Grade & 6th Grade
Mrs. Rhonda Harrison

RHarrison@CapeChristianAcademy.com

With degrees in Bible and Elementary Education, Rhonda loves to watch her students transition from childhood to adolescence. As a teacher she is always looking for ways to apply biblical values to each subject that is taught. Prior to teaching at CCA, she home-schooled her five children for 17 years through 8th grade. In her free time she enjoys playing games and sharing a meal with family and friends as well as listening to Christian music. Regarding a favorite scripture,  Rhonda said, "All God's word is so amazing."

                                                The Harrisons attend Maranatha Church.
                                                BA, Elementary Education & Bible
                                                Northeastern Bible College

 

Mrs. RosenbergHigh School History, Algebra II, SAT Prep, Computers & STEM
Mrs. Ruth Rosenberg
RRosenberg@CapeChristianAcademy.com

In addition to teaching high school, she also works as a counselor for our summer camp program. She considers it a blessing and a joy to see her children grow and develop in both their faith and their knowledge of the world around them. "The students at CCA are awesome and their desire to learn is contagious." In her free time, she is busy with her church and loves traveling with family and friends.  The Rosenberg family attends Cape Island Baptist Church.
                                                BS, Elementary Education, Mathematics Concentration
                                                Kutztown University

 

Mrs. Hunter4th & 6th Math and Reading Junior High Literature & Bible
Mrs. Shari Goldade                                      SGoldade@CapeChristianAcademy.com

This is Mrs. Goldade's third year at Cape Christian Academy.  Before coming to CCA she taught and supervised daycare at a YMCA prior to moving to Cape May County.  She enjoys sharing Bible Stories and praying with her students.  The Goldade's attend Cape Island Baptist Church in Cape May.
BA-

 

Mrs. Gipple

Biology, Chemistry, Health, PE, Science, Marine Biology
Mrs. Deanne Gipple
DGipple@CapeChristianAcademy.com

Mrs. Gipple feels blessed to be here at CCA teaching our students who inspire her and make her smile.  She has her BS degree in Chemistry from Stockton University.  "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your path". Proverbs 3:5-6 are Mrs. Gipple's favorite Bible verses.  Her son, Chase, attends CCA and her husband, Don, substitute teaches for CCA.  The Gipples attend Revolve Church in North Cape May.
                                                BS, Chemistry
                                                Stockton University

 

Mrs Goldade

High School Bible
Pastor  Brad Boyer
BBoyer@CapeChristianAcademy.com
Pastor Brad is the pastor at Cape Community Church in front of Cape Christian Academy.  He and his wife have been in Cape May County for 3 years.  He loves being a part of the school and mentoring students in the Bible and in life.

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Carl ChrappaArt
Mr. Carl Chrappa

cchrappa@capechristianacademy.com

While working at St. Mary's thrift shop, Mr. Chrappa took visual art classes.  He is excited to share his love for art with the students at CCA.  In his free time, Mr. Chrappa plays sports and does comic book illustrations.  

Mr. Chrappa attends Christ Fellowship in Seaville.  His favorite verses are from John 11:33-35, "When Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews who had come along with her also weeping, he was deeply moved in spirit and troubled.  "Where have you laid him?" he asked.  "Come and see,                                                         Lord", they replied.  Jesus wept. "

 

Mrs. Mary Beth Clark

Music
Mrs. Kerry Crowley
KCrawley@CapeChristianAcademy.com

This is Mrs. Crowley's Fourth year at Cape Christian Academy.  Before coming to CCA she taught Pre-K and music at another Christian school prior to moving to Cape May County.  She enjoys sharing Bible Stories and praying with her students.  The Crowley's attend Revolve Church in North Cape May.

 

 

 

Mrs. Mary Beth Clark

 Performing Arts
Miss Michelle Muentz
MMuentz@CapeChristianAcademy.com

We are thrilled to have Miss Muentz join our team to teach Performing Arts to our students.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs. Papperman

Librarian 
Mrs. Debbie Devitt

Mrs. Devitt has a passion for reading and for encouraging young children to love to read.  Mrs. Devitt retired from teaching as a librarian, but she just couldn't give it up!  She loves making reading come alive to young children.  She and her husband, Tom, are members of First Baptist Church in Cape May Court House.

 

 

 

Mrs. ChambersSchool Secretary
Mrs. Jeanine Chambers
JChambers@CapeChristianAcademy.com

Part of the CCA family since her children were kindergarten students, she enjoys her important role in the school office. She and her husband have a cabin in Maine which they visit each summer. She also loves camping, collecting bells and nutcrackers, and annual visits to see the Nutcracker ballet each Christmas. Her favorite Bible verses are Psalm 116:1-2 which provide great comfort, "I love the Lord for He heard my voice; He heard my cry for mercy. Because He turned His ear to me, I will call on Him as long as I live."  The Chambers
                                                attend Court House Methodist Church.


Mrs Goldade Development Director
Mrs. Niki Butler
NButler@CapeChristianAcademy.com

Mrs. Butler is our Director of Development. She is married with four children and moved to New Jersey in 2016 by way  of military orders. Although her degree is in Health Administration, she feels blessed to have the opportunity to work where her children attend school. Her favorite scripture is Psalms 143:10, which says, "Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground."