Meet Mrs. Dawn Schweers

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?
2nd Grade Teacher

What year did you start working at St. Stephen?

Tell us about your education background & about your teaching/work experience.
I graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia. I have taught at a variety of private and public schools in Nebraska and Chicago. Many of my years were spent teaching at Phoenix Academy, an intervention school in Omaha.

What do you love about your job?
I love helping children learn to read.

Tell us about your family (spouse, children, grandchildren, pets, etc.):
My husband and I have 4 children, 2 grandchildren, and 2 golden retrievers.

Do you have any hidden talents or hobbies?

What’s your favorite thing to do on the weekends?
I enjoy being outside and reading.