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St. Paul’s Episcopal Preschool has an amazing staff of teachers specializing in early-childhood education.

Chris Byrnes
Interim Head of School

Candi Sparrow
Office Assistant

Sophia Owusu
Toddlers Teacher

Charlotte Simmons
Toddlers Assistant

Jill Burnett
2’s Teacher

Edith Bosshart
2’s Assistant

Tucker Fogarty
3’s Teacher

Lorraine Partee
3’s Teacher

Kristin Teeters
4’s Teacher

Jennifer Jacobs
4’s Assistant

Tracy Castle
4’s Assistant

Cindy Smith
K/5’s Teacher

Allison Tracey
K/5’s Teacher

Robin Turner
K/5’s Assistant

Kathryn Phippen
Resource Teacher

Dawit Feyissa
Bus Driver

St. Paul’s Church

Housed in the first floor of Wilmer Hall, St. Paul’s Episcopal Preschool is closely linked with St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.  First formed in response to the needs of parishioners, St. Paul’s Episcopal Preschool seeks to serve the needs of families in the community.  Children attend weekly chapel services and monthly all-school worship.  Click the link to meet the Clergy and Staff of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Employment Opportunities

Substitute Teacher

We are always looking for qualified substitute teachers. Interested applicants need to complete the substitute application form (download form here).  Email these documents including a current resume to preschool@stpaulsalexandria.com  or mail them to the school office (228 S. Pitt Street, Alexandria, VA 22314). Once these documents are received, an interview and school tour will be scheduled.  All substitutes are required to complete a Virginia State Police background check, a Virginia Department of Social Services background check, and online Misconduct Prevention Training. Thank you for your interest.


St. Paul’s Episcopal Preschool adheres to a policy of non-discrimination in its hiring practices and employs qualified people without regard to gender, age, race, color, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, ethnic background, national origin, or handicapped status.