MEET OUR FABULOUS SUPPORT STAFF

Our support staff members are the glue that holds our school all together. They provide valuable skills and are assigned the tasks that help the school thrive.  They are such an awesome crew!
Linda Smisek

Linda Smisek

Teaching & Office Assistant

About Linda Smisek

Linda Smisek is an aide in our school and helps in many different areas from preschool all the way through the 8th grade.  She also helps with office projects. You will see her first thing in the morning greeting preschool students as they are being dropped at school, and at the end of the day sending kids off for the night. Mrs. Smisek feels blessed to be able to work with such great kids and their families.

When Mrs. Smisek is not at school she enjoys gardening, cooking, and reading. But her most favorite thing is being a grandma to her three granddaughters.

Linda’s Super Powers
  • Gardening 90% 90%
  • Cooking and Reading 80% 80%
  • Being a grandmato her three granddaughters 100% 100%
Teresa Rademacher, A.S.

Teresa Rademacher, A.S.

Health Office Director, Teaching & Office Assistant

About Teresa Rademacher

Teresa Rademacher has been with St. Wenceslaus School since 1992. First as a parent, then an Office Assistant, and now an Instructional Aide. She has been blessed to work with grades K – 8. At the beginning of the day, she is outside at the drop-off area greeting students as they walk into the building and helping them cross the parking lot safely. She also does playground supervision.

When Mrs. Rademacher is not at school she enjoys sewing, knitting, reading, and gardening. But most of all she loves spending time with her family.

A.S. in Electronics – Devry University – Phoenix, Arizona

 

Tess’s Super Powers
  • Sewing 90% 90%
  • Playing Board Games 80% 80%
  • Traveling 100% 100%
Lisa Langfield, B.A.

Lisa Langfield, B.A.

Director of Alumni and Donor Relations

About Lisa Langfield

Lisa has been an active member of the St Wenceslaus school community for over eight years. All three of her kids were in attendance at the school, her youngest of which will be an eighth-grader this coming school year.  Lisa remains active within the school by substitute teaching, volunteering with jobs around the school and she has been the Chair of the SWS Parent Association for 7 years.  Lisa is from Minnesota and after college moved to Denver where she lived for 16 years. She and her husband decided to move back to Minnesota to raise their family.  In her spare time, Lisa loves to travel with her family, along with soaking up the summer sun on the boat and by the pool!

B.A. – Spanish – Mankato State University

Lisa’s Super Powers

  • Traveling 90% 90%
  • Organizing 80% 80%
  • Being a Mom 100% 100%
Anita Sirek

Anita Sirek

Director of Club House, Extended Daycare

About Anita Sirek

Anita is the SWS Club House Director – After School Program. Anita is a previous Day Care Provider and has worked in the Special Ed Programs with the New Prague and Tri-County United School Districts.

Anita lives in Lonsdale with her husband and enjoys being with her three sons and seven awesome grandchildren.

Anita’s Super Powers

  • Crafting 90% 90%
  • Baking 80% 80%
  • Reader 100% 100%
Shivaun Allan

Shivaun Allan

Club House Teacher

About Shivaun Burns Allan

Shivaun

Shivaun’s Super Powers

  • 1 90% 90%
  • 2 80% 80%
  • 3 100% 100%
Mary Wick

Mary Wick

Director of Food Services

About Mary Wick

Mary is in charge of making delicious foods for our staff and students! She finds new ways to prepare foods for the SWS family to enjoy. Mary lives in New Prague with her husband, Jeff. Mary is a proud alumna of SWS and also was a school parent when her four children attended and graduated from the school. Mary will have her first grandchild in our preschool program this fall.

 

Mary’s Super Powers

  • superpower 90% 90%
  • superpower 80% 80%
  • superpower 100% 100%
Hedi Pelowski

Hedi Pelowski

Food Services Cook

About Hedi Pelowski

Hedi is an energetic addition to our kitchen staff! Hedi is known around the school for her cheerful laughter and her fun personality. Hedi comes to SWS from Montgomery where she currently lives and raised her family.

Hedi’s Super Powers

  • superpower 90% 90%
  • superpower 80% 80%
  • superpower 100% 100%