Teacher Information

Mrs. Laurel Coates was born in Stanton, NE, and attended grade school at St. John Lutheran Church and School for her elementary years.  She attended Nebraska Lutheran High School in Waco and graduated in 1986.  Following her high school years she attended Dr. Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN, where she received her BS in Elementary Education in 1990.  Mrs. Coates has a total of 13 years of teaching experience while teaching in Manitowoc, WI; Omaha, NE; and Waco.  [Contact Mrs. Coates]

Mrs. Nancy Ring grew up in Watertown, WI, where she attended Trinity Lutheran School.  Her high school years were at Northwestern Preparatory School in Watertown, WI, where she graduated in 1981.  She graduated from Dr. Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN, in 1985 with a BS in Elementary Education.  She has gone on to receive her state licenses in WI and NE. Her teaching experiences started in Wausau, WI and have continued in Manitowoc, WI, Mankato, MN, and presently in Nebraska. She has a total of 26 years of teaching experience. She also has coached cross country and track from grade 5-college. [Contact Mrs. Ring]