Meet Mrs. Susan Roche

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?
4th Grade Teacher

What year did you start working at St. Stephen?
2012

Tell us about your education background & about your teaching/work experience.
Education: Bachelors in Education, UNO

Work History: Previously taught at Mary Our Queen and St. Thomas More

What do you love about your job?
I love interacting with the students, especially when they learn something new.

Tell us about your family (spouse, children, grandchildren, pets, etc.):
My husband, David, and I have 4 girls: Meaghan, Kelly, Emily, Dana. All of them are married except Kelly, but, she will be getting married next July.

What is your favorite sweet treat?
Anything with dark chocolate and nuts

What’s your favorite thing to do on the weekends?
Read & go for walks.

What piece of advice would you give parents to help their child(ren) succeed at St. Stephen?
Keep your children safe, but also encourage them to try new adventures even if they are challenging. My girls always thank me for raising "strong, independent women."