Kathy Ruscher

– 1st & 2nd Grade

Mrs. Ruscher earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Education from Eastern Illinois University in 2005 and a Master’s of Science in Education degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 2009. Prior to teaching Kindergarten, she served as Trinity’s teachers’ aide for 9 years. She has two grown children, a son Kyle and a daughter Chloe. She resides in Kell and is a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Centralia.

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    I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.

    Philippians 4:13

    Verse of the Year

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    Principal: Mrs. Christina DeBoard

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    Calendar of Events

    1. Girls Night Out Bible Study

      September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    2. NO SCHOOL – SID/CID Conference

      October 8
    3. Holiday – NO SCHOOL!

      October 11
    4. End of 1st Quarter

      October 15
    5. Evening P/T Conference

      October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    6. NO SCHOOL – P/T Conference

      October 29
    7. Holiday – NO SCHOOL!

      November 11
    8. Noon Dismissal – Beginning of Thanksgiving Break

      November 24 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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    201 S. Pleasant Ave.
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 532-2614

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    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 532-5434

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    Preschool & Daycare
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    Centralia, IL 62801
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