Meet Mrs. Jane Craig

We asked our teachers & staff a few questions so that you can get to know them better!

What is your role at St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic School?
2-Day Preschool Teacher; I'm also working one morning a week this year in the school office!

What year did you start working at St. Stephen?

Tell us about your education background & about your teaching/work experience.
Education: BA from Doane Collage. Elementary and Physical Education
Work History:

  • Teacher at Gingerbread House Preschool for 34 years.
  • Volleyball coach at Waterloo High School and Millard South.

What do you love about your job?
I love to see the joy on my students faces when they develop relationships. I love to challenge and inspire them to do their best!

Who is your favorite Saint or what is your favorite scripture?
Mother Theresa

Tell us about your family (spouse, children, grandchildren, pets, etc.):
Married to Kevin, four children and 9 grandchildren. We have a dog named Buddy and a cat named Tigger.

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Teacher of course!

What is your favorite sweet treat?

Do you have any hidden talents or hobbies?
I love to play sports especially golf. I love to garden.

What’s your favorite thing to do on the weekends?
Go for walks and spend time with the Grandkids.

What piece of advice would you give parents to help their child(ren) succeed at St. Stephen?
Be supportive of your child’s teacher. We really do care very much about each child!