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
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, The King's College, NY
Mrs. Shelly Hope
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
Mrs. Shari Goldade SGoldade@CapeChristianAcademy.com
This is Mrs. Goldade's second 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.
Kindergarten & Music
Mrs. Genevieve Huff
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, Eastern University
Miss Rhoda Piccirilli
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
Mrs. AnnaFaith Mauck
Mrs. Mauck loves teaching 2nd grade and watching her students grow in Christ. She likes to help students make the connection from learning to the real world and encourages an environment of cooperative learning. In her spare time, she enjoys reading with her children and helping them with sports, as well as taking family walks on the beach and baking. Mrs. Mauck is married with two daughters and a son that attend CCA, Her favorite scripture is Proverbs 3:5-6 "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your
own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and
He will make your paths straight." The Maucks attend
Lighthouse Church in Court House.
BA, Marketing, George Washington University
MA, Elementary Education, Marymount University
3rd Grade and 4th Grade
Mrs. Brenda Harrison
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
5th Grade & 6th Grade
Mrs. Rhonda Harrison
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
4th and 6th grade Math, Algebra I, Geometry, SAT Prep, Computers & STEM
Mrs. Ruth Rosenberg
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
Junior High Classes and High School Literature
Mrs. Tanya Hunter
Originally from England, Mrs. Hunter has lived in the U.S. for 22 years, 20 of those in Cape May County. She recently graduated from Rowan University with a dual degree in Elementary Education and Math and Science. She feels blessed to be teaching at a Christian school where she can nurture Christian values and help strengthen the faith of her students. Mrs. Hunter is proud to state that Jesus Christ is the center of all things, including her classroom. Mrs. Hunter loves to garden and volunteers in the community as a
Rutgers University Master Gardener. She is a member of
the Lighthouse Church.
BA, Elementary Education
BA, Liberal Studies in Mathematics & Science
Biology, Chemistry, Health, PE, Science, Marine Biology
Mrs. Deanne Gipple
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.
High School Bible and History
Rev. Bryce Woerner
Rev. Woerner recently moved to Cape May County after growing up in Glassboro, NJ. He's a church planter in Wildwood and an adjunct College History Professor.
Rev. Woerner enjoys playing the guitar, walks on the Seawall with his wife, race cars, hockey, and teaching God's word.
M.A.R Biblical Studies/History
Mr. Carl Chrappa
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. "
Spanish / Pre-K & Extended Care
Miss Jessica Brannon
Mrs. Brannon enjoys exposing her students to another language and culture different from their own. Married with two children, her favorite past-time is time spent with family. She attends Lighthouse Church in Cape May Court House.
BS, Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
Mrs. Kerry Crowley
This is Mrs. Crowley's Third 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. 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. Jeanine Chambers
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. Shari Goldade
In Matthew 19:14, Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these. " Mrs. Goldade considers this verse as a calling to work with children. She has a BA in Theology and Child Development from University of Sioux Falls, in South Dakota. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing piano and spending time with family or church activities. Her husband, Mike, is the pastor at Cape Island Baptist Church. The Goldades have 2 grown children, Travis, who lives in Cape May with them and their daughter, Natalie, who lives with her husband, Quin, in Portland, Oregon.