Principal - Mrs. Angela Isaacs
Mrs. Angela Isaacs’ career as an educator has included work with adults, adolescents, and children in several fields, including counseling, medical transcription, adult enrichment, and parish religious education. She began teaching at St. John’s Catholic School in Hot Springs in 2003 and became principal in 2012. Mrs. Isaacs holds a Masters 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. She currently holds an Arkansas Department of Education Teaching License.
Assistant Principal/Curriculum - Mrs. Gayle Dauterive
Mrs. Gayle Dauterive received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education, grades 1 – 8, from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and received a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Phoenix. Mrs. Gayle Dauterive completed the Non-Public School Administration program at ULL. She taught in both elementary and middle grades for eighteen years and served as the Assistant Principal of Discipline and Technology prior to serving as Assistant Principal of Curriculum.
Religion Administrator - Mrs. Lisa Melancon
Lisa Melancon has made a career in Catholic education. The 2018-2019 school year marks her 30th 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. She serves as both the Religion Administrator of Our Lady of Fatima School and the DRE of Our Lady of Fatima Parish.