DuPree, Karen
Karen DuPree
6th Grade Religion & 8th Grade Science Teacher

Mrs. DuPree joined St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2012. Prior to joining St. Cecilia, Mrs. DuPree had twenty-two years of teaching experience. In addition to teaching middle school Religion and Science, she is also the Head Softball Coach. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching, and a Masters Degree in Education, both from Sam Houston State University. Karen enjoys being outside hiking and exploring, and when not outside reading, jigsaw puzzles, and going out to eat.

Edwards, Robert
Robert Edwards
IT Administrator

Mr. Edwards joined St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2016. As IT Administrator for St. Cecilia, Mr. Edwards is responsible for all the IT systems in both the school and the parish. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Geographical Information Science / Systems from Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi. Robert enjoys camping / hiking and outdoor activities with his family.

Gibson, Wesley
Wesley Gibson
Kindergarten Teacher

Mrs. Gibson joined St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2020. She comes to St. Cecilia with 19 years of experience in education – including teaching Kindergarten, 3rd Grade, and Middle School Social Studies in both New Orleans and Houston. She holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Applied Learning and Development from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Masters Degree in Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Houston Baptist University. Additionally, she co-founded and managed a multi-sensory early literacy enrichment program. For the past 7 years, she taught weekly after school classes at various local public and private schools and week long summer camps with the goal of building a strong literacy foundation through meaningful play. Wesley is married to Chris, St. Cecilia Catholic School Class of 1990, and we has three children at St. Cecilia: Charlie in 3rd grade, Lucy in 1st grade, and Wyatt in PK4.

Gomila, Ashley
Ashley Gomila
PE Teacher & Athletic Director
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Maria Elena Grannen
Spanish Teacher
Grobelney, Adrianne
Adrianne Grobelny
Secretary

Ms. Grobelny joined St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2003. She was originally with St. Cecilia from 1995 to 1997 before returning in 2003. She has over seventeen years in education. She has held both the positions of Secretary and Receptionist during her time at St. Cecilia. Adrianne’s two children are St. Cecilia Alumni – Allen-Michael, Class of 1999, and Lindsey, Class of 2012.

Guerre, Katy
Katy Guerre
3rd Grade Science & Social Studies Teacher

Mrs. Guerre joined St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2018. Prior to joining St. Cecilia, Mrs. Guerre fourteen years of teaching experience. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education (Elementary Ed / Special Ed) from Stephen F. Austin State University. Katy is a lifelong member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church – and was married at the church twenty-seven years ago. She has two daughters who are Alumni of St. Cecilia Catholic School – Erin who was a member of the Class of 2011, and MaryKate attended from Kindergarten – 4th grade.

Heap, Helen
Helen Heap
Clinic Nurse

Mrs. Heap joined the staff of St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2021. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Concordia University Texas. She comes to us with 8 years of experience in nursing. She and her husband Ted have 3 children- Paige, Carson and Caleb. She likes to spend her free time with family and friends and enjoys crocheting.

Herbst, Mary Katherine
Mary Katherine Herbst
4th Grade Math Teacher

Mrs. Herbst joined the staff of St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2021. She comes to St. Cecilia with 19 years of experience in education. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with minors in Math & Science 2007 from Texas A&M University, and a Masters in Educational Administration with Principalship University of Houston – Victoria. Mary Katherine has a variety of education experience ranging from teaching both math and science courses grades 3-12, being a department head, K-2 academic director, and K-12 instructional facilitator with a primary focus on curriculum development and alignment. “I absolutely love teaching and I am excited to be a part of the St. Cecilia Community.”

Hicks, Alyssa
Alyssa Hicks
PK4 Teacher

Ms. Hicks joined St. Cecilia Catholic School in 2018. Prior to joining St. Cecilia, Ms. Hicks had one year of teaching experience. In addition to teaching Ms. Hicks assists with the after school Bridges program. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Environmental Science with a Minor in Psychology from the University of Alabama. Alyssa grew up in the Memorial area, graduated from Memorial High School and is excited to be back in Houston.

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Main Contact Information

St. Cecilia Catholic School

11740 Joan of Arc

Houston, TX 77024

 

Main School Number

713.468.9515

Admissions

713.468.9515 Ext. 180

 

Bridges

713.468.9515 Ext. 173

 

Business Office

713.468.9515 Ext. 137

 

Clinic

713.468.9515 Ext. 143

 

Community Engagement

713.468.9515 Ext. 153