Principal - Mrs. Angela Isaacs
Mrs. Angela Isaacs’ career as an educator has included work with adult enrichment, parish religious education, and elementary, secondary, and college education. She began teaching at St. John’s Catholic School in Hot Springs in 2003 and became principal in 2012. Mrs. Isaacs holds a Master of Catholic School Leadership from University of Dallas. She graduated from L.S.U. with a Bachelor of General Studies, with minors in psychology, sociology, and philosophy, and from St. Gregory’s University with a Bachelor of Arts in Theology. She attained Chemical Dependency Counseling Certification from the L.S.U. School of Social Work and C.D.U. of Baton Rouge in 1984.
Assistant Principal, Director of Technology - Mrs. Meagan Lafitte
Mrs. Meagan Lafitte received a Bachelor of Arts in Education from ULL in 2006 with a certification concentration in first through sixth grades. She obtained an add-on certification for grades pre-kindergarten through first. In 2012, Mrs. Lafitte earned a Master of Education in Educational Technology Leadership from Northwestern State University. She has taught in both elementary and middle school atmospheres since 2006, and began her Fatima career in 2008. Mrs. Lafitte also holds a Master Catechist Certificate from the Diocese of Lafayette. She is a certified Apple Learning Coach as well as an Apple Teacher. She is a member of both Our Lady of Fatima and St. Thomas More Alumni. Mrs. Lafitte is an Our Lady of Fatima parishioner and parent of a Fatima graduate.
Religion Administrator - Mrs. Lisa Melancon
Lisa Melancon has made a career in Catholic education. The 2023-2024 school year marks her 35th year as a Catholic school educator. Mrs. Melancon earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in education, grades 1-8, from Northeast Louisiana University (ULM) in 1981. She holds a Master Catechist and Religion Administrator certifications from the Diocese of Lafayette. She has taught in a variety of grade levels before taking on the role of Religion Administrator at Our Lady of Fatima School for 12 years. After a four-year break to finish raising her 3 boys through high school (who are all Fatima and STM graduates), she worked as the Religion Administrator for St. Cecilia School before returning home to Fatima in 2018.
Director of School Operations - Mrs. Mary Angelle
Mary Angelle begins her 34th year in Catholic Education. Mrs. Angelle has 25 years of classroom experience in grades 1-8. Prior to Director of School Operations, she served as Curriculum Administrator and Lower Elementary Disciplinarian. Mrs. Angelle earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education grades 1-8 from the University of Southwestern Louisiana. She holds a Master Catechist Certification from the Diocese of Lafayette.
Curriculum Coordinator - Mrs. Melanie Voisin
Mrs. Melanie Voisin holds a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Mississippi and a State of Louisiana teaching certificate in grades 1-6, along with an add-on certification in Middle School Language Arts. She has 24 years of classroom teaching experience in both public and private schools and 3 years experience as an Athletic Director. Mrs. Voisin was thrilled to return to Our Lady of Fatima in the fall of 2020 where she attended elementary school during the 80s.
Dean of Students - Mr. Paul Hebert
E. Paul Hebert, who holds both bachelor's and master’s degrees from UL Lafayette in the field of education, recently retired from the public school system after 30 years of service. He served as a teacher and sometimes coach for ten years in both the Acadia and Vermilion Parish School Systems. Following his time in the classroom, he spent 10 years in school administration as an assistant principal and principal. Mr. Hebert then served as the Assistant Superintendent of Personnel and Administration for the Vermilion Parish School Board for ten years prior to his retirement in December of 2022.
Mr. Hebert is married to Erin Rogers Hebert. Together they have three children - Zachary, who is stationed in Oklahoma with the U.S. Army; Alexander, who works as a computer programmer in Lafayette; and Hollyn, who is a college student at the University of Alabama.
Director of Institutional Advancement - Mrs. Angela Schoeffler
Mrs. Angela Schoeffler has been at Our Lady of Fatima School since 1995. Mrs. Schoeffler served as Associate Director of Development for 10 years. In 2005, she was named Director of Development. In the summer of 2014, the office changed its name and titles, and she now serves as the Director of Institutional Advancement. Mrs. Schoeffler also serves as the Executive Director of the Our Lady of Fatima School Foundation. She holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Louisiana Lafayette.