• mrs. lauri evans - head of curriculum

    Mrs. Evans is one of the founders of Oakwell Academy and serves as an Administrator on campus.  She has spent the last six years researching classical education and curriculum alongside the professionals at UMSI and its network of classical UMS schools throughout the country.  She also has plenty of practical experience through her time homeschooling her own children.  She is a Certified Public Accountant and has a Master in Accounting from Texas A&M University.

  • mrs. ashlee hardy - head administrator

    Mrs. Hardy is one of the founders of Oakwell Academy and serves as an Administrator on campus.  She has a Bachelor in Liberal Arts from Baylor University and has helped start two non-profit organizations in the last eight years. She enjoys helping children find Jesus in all areas of life.

  • mrs. danielle adair - financial manager

    Mrs. Adair graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She has many years of experience with administrative roles. She recently worked as the Executive Administrator for four years at a local non-profit organization. Her attention to detail and passion for things being done efficiently and thoroughly making her a great fit for Oakwell.

  • Mrs. Beth welch - teacher

    Mrs. Welch graduated with honors from Texas A&M University with a degree in Mathematics. She is a certified Math teacher and has  years of teaching experience at both the public and private level. She loves teaching and investing in her students.

  • Mr. andrew storms - teacher

    Mr. Storms is an experienced classroom teacher of 14 years who began working in the field of education upon graduating from Texas State University. His past teaching and coaching assignments in the Houston area and College Station have effectively trained him to connect with students both inside and outside the classroom.

  • mrs. hannah boeck - teacher

    Mrs. Boeck holds a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University. She has 2 years of teaching experience at Oakwell. Her sharp mind and energetic and cheerful spirit make her a highly effective teacher for our Lions.

  • MISS ALEX DONALDSON - TEACHER

    Miss Donaldson holds a Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in Dance from Texas A&M University. She is currently pursuing her EC-6 Generalist certification and has many years of experience working with young children.

  • MRS. MADELINE JONES - TEACHER

    Mrs. Jones has her bachelors of Liberal Arts in Childhood Professional Services from Texas A&M University. She is full of life and finds joy in watching students learn and discover new things.  

  • Miss Macy manning - SPECIALS teacher

    Miss Manning is a senior at Texas A&M, studying Child Development. She has worked alongside several organizations in the care and development of adolescents. She displays administrative skills that adapt in any work environment. She is teachable, hardworking, and innovative. 


  • Mrs. khira emmons - teacher

    Mrs. Emmons graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and Teaching Certification in 4th-8th grade math and science and EC-6 generalist. My career goal is to leave a positive footprint on the life of every student that enters my classroom.

  • MISS REBECCA RATLIFF - teacher

    Miss Ratliff holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Texas A&M University. She has years of experience working with children and highly values understanding the individual development and potential of every child.

  • Mrs. lauren preston - teacher

    Mrs. Preston has been singing and playing the piano from a young age, along with having taught private piano lessons for several years. She is currently finishing her Bachelor's Degree in Music Science at Oral Roberts University, focusing in piano and vocal performance.