Mrs. Cramer is a Teacher and our Preschool Director. She lives in Lancaster with her husband, Erin, and three sons, Ethan, Andrew and Isaac. She enjoys crafting, reading, going to the mountains and riding bike with her family. Mrs. Cramer has a BA and MS in Psychology from Millersville University and continued beyond her Master's degree to obtain certification in school psychology. She currently works at Lampeter Community Preschool so she has more time to spend with her family. You might also see her at her other job, Chick-fil-A!
Mrs. Gipe teaches the 2-Day, 2-year-old class (W, F). She grew up in Lancaster County. After attending the University of Delaware, she moved on to live in Philadelphia, and then New York City. Allyson currently resides in the Lampeter-Strasburg School District with her husband, Shawn, and her two children. Mrs. Gipe enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys traveling with her family to Ocean City, New Jersey, and Disney World. She is very grateful for the opportunity to work with the children and staff at the preschool.
Mrs. Hedrick Teaches the 1-Day, 2-Year-Old Class (Tues.). She lives in Refton with her husband, Nate, and their two sons, Jonathan (who loves attending Lampeter Community Preschool!) and Caleb. Mrs. Hedrick has a BFA in Dance Peformance and is also employed as a dance instructor at Willow Street Dance-Steps. Mrs. Hedrick attends Lampeter COB and loves working with the children there through both the preschool and children's ministry.
Mrs. Smith is the teacher in the Tuesday and Thursday 3/4 class. Mrs. Smith has her BS in Elementary Education from Millersville University. She is from the Philadelphia suburbs and taught for five years as a 4th grade teacher in Philadelphia prior to having children. She moved to Strasburg several years ago with her husband, Jacob, and three children Madison, Molly and Mason. She enjoys watching football in the fall and winter, watching Madison play soccer, and Molly do gymnastics! In the summer, you can find her whole family on the golf course!
Mrs. Menapace teaches a morning 3-/4-year-old class. She lives in Willow Street with her husband, Jake, and her two children, Jonathan and Ava. Prior to teaching at Lampeter Community Preschool and becoming a mother, Mrs. Menapace taught six years of kindergarten at Sacred Heart School in Lancaster. She has her Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from Saint Joseph’s University and her Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education from Millersville University. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, crafting, and spending summer at the beach.
Mrs. Ringer is a Teacher's Aide in the 1-Day, 2-Year-Old Class.
Mrs. Smith is a Teacher’s Aide in the 2-Day, 3-/4-Year-Old Class. Mrs. Smith has a degree from Penn State in Human Development & Family Studies and worked at York County Children & Youth as a caseworker for five years. Mrs. Smith resides in Willow Street with her husband, Todd, and 3 children, Tori, Luke & Ella. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading and scrap booking.