"No one is more cherished in this world than someone who lightens the burden of another." - Joseph Addison
These administrative professionals are indeed the glue that keeps the day-to-day of our school system together. They are the face of our school, the worker bees, the gatekeepers, the tear dryers, the efficiency experts, the school moms, the money counters, the answer to all our questions, and the heartbeat of the sites. Let's meet our CHS Administrative Professionals!
What is your job title? I am the front office administrative assistant (formerly known as secretary) lol.
How long have you worked for CHS? This is my 8th year at CHS.
What do you love about your job at CHS? I love the hustle and bustle of my job at CHS. I especially love getting to know and seeing the students every day!
What does it mean to be a ZEBRA to you? Once a ZEBRA always a ZEBRA. I have such great pride and gratitude for this school, the administration, and thankful that my 4 children got to be a part of it.
CHS has provided many academic, athletic, and fine art opportunities for my children. I have such great memories of their time growing as a ZEBRA!
What is your job title? Counseling secretary (because per Coach Key "wizard" was already taken!)
How long have you worked for CHS? This is my 7th year at CHS but have worked for CPS since 2005.
What do you love about your job at CHS? Everything--the staff(family), the students(most of the time), my immediate co-workers--I have been in 3 schools and this one by far is my favorite!
What does it mean to be a ZEBRA to you? Always family!
What did you love about your child's experience here? I have 2 girls who are CHS Alumni; one Class of 2012 & one Class of 2015. I am so thankful for the teachers who invested in them, challenged them, loved them, and were their biggest cheerleaders! I love the fact that CHS offers so many opportunities, not only educationally but extra-curricular.
What is your job title? My job title is Attendance Secretary.
How long have you worked for CHS? I have been at Claremore High School for 3 years.
What do you love about your job at CHS? What I love most about my job is my interactions with the students. I do my best to let each and every one of them know that they are important and that I am glad they are here.
What does it mean to be a ZEBRA to you? Being a Zebra means being accepting of all and treating one another with respect and kindness.
What did you love about your child's experience here? I have had two children graduate from Claremore High School. I love the teachers and Administration. They truly care about our students and want to see each of them be successful and have a productive future.
What is your job title? I am the Financial/Administrative Secretary at CHS.
How long have you worked for CHS? I have worked here for a little over a year.
What do you love about your job at CHS? My favorite part of this job is the interaction with the teachers and students. We are truly a family away from our homes.
What does it mean to be a ZEBRA to you? The love and support we share with one another are like none I've ever experienced in a job setting. It is simply honoring to be in the Zebra family. Being here keeps me grounded, humble and joyful. We all come from different backgrounds, and our school does the best we can to accommodate everyone with respect and love.
What did you love about your child's experience here? I have an 8th grader and a Junior. Since their elementary days at Catalayah until now, my boys have been blessed to have the mentorship of some really phenomenal teachers. Not only have they been given the individual education they deserve, but they also have been given great opportunities to explore extracurricular activities outside of the classroom. They have settled into activities that are stepping stones into their adult lives. I am grateful for their experiences in Band, Ag, and NJROTC.
What is your job title? CHS Registrar
How long have you worked for CHS? Since September 2020
What do you love about your job at CHS? Not only do I love getting to work directly with students, but I also enjoy being a part of an administration team that assists counselors and other admin in providing the best support and guidance to our student body. Being able to make their lives easier makes me feel like I'm a part of the Zebra family.
What does it mean to be a ZEBRA to you? Hard work, support, family, and a lot of fun!
What is your job title? Title: Athletic Director Secretary
How long have you worked for CHS? Years worked 36 Total at Claremore Public School 22 at CHS
What do you love about your job at CHS? What I love about my job: Our students first and foremost! Also working with the pillars of our community all of the staff here at CHS.
What does it mean to be a ZEBRA to you? What does it mean to be a Zebra: I am a Zebra Alumni, It means being a part of an elite group of people under red and white stripes, it means respect, pride, and tradition.
What did you love about your child's experience here? I have had children at CPS: There is a nitch that everyone can find to be part of here. CHS is a very student friendly place. That you can get as much education as you want to get.