Mrs. Amy Greisch

Ms. Becky Schires

Mrs. Sue Krier

Mrs. Patti Cox

Natasha McLaughlin

Mrs. McLaughlin grew up in Random Lake and graduated from Cedar Grove Belgium High School.

She enjoys being outdoors with her family, camping, traveling near and far, drinking coffee, and reading.

She is happily married for nearly five years and have two beautiful children (Penelope & Maverick).

Mrs. McLaughlin earned her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education at UW-Milwaukee.

She started her career by teaching Kindergarten for a couple years and then transitioned to teach K4 for four years.

“I’m thrilled to be teaching Kindergarten once again, the grade I’m most passionate about. I love seeing children filled with excitement and curiosity each day.”

A Little More About me:

  • I enjoy building strong relationships with each student and making our classroom a safe, inviting, and nurturing space for each child to reach their full potential
  • The days are filled with positivity and valuable experiences that create lifelong learners.
  • I’m looking forward to getting to know the students, families, and staff of St. John XXIII Catholic School!

Ms. Kaitra Becker

Kaitra is proud to have been educated at Port Catholic, where her mother taught for almost 20 years.

She loves spending time with her family, especially going on adventures with her nephew and niece. Some of the things she enjoys include spoiling her dogs, baking, jigsawpuzzles and reading.

Catholic Schools have been an important part of Kaitra’s life for as long as she can remember.

Kaitra has a degree in History from UWMilwaukee and received her teaching certification from Cardinal Stritch University.

She began her career teaching 4th grade at Port Catholic. Her journey has since led her to St. Rafael to teach K4 and St. Robert to teach Kindergarten.

“My passion is creating a welcoming and safe classroom family where each child is celebrated and encouraged with caring guidance and support.”

A Little More About Me:

  • I am dedicated to teaching in an environment filled with positivity and rich experiences where each child flourishes and achieves high expectations. Every day in the classroom brings excitement and blessings.
  • Spending time in nature is important to me, and I am even a big fan of our Wisconsin winters.
  • I am so thankful and pleased to be a part of the St. John XXIII family.

Miss Lisa Schmidt

Ms. Lisa Schmidt has been teaching for 34 years at Port Catholic, now St. John XXIII Catholic School.

When she is not teaching, she loves to read, walk on the beach, and travel.

Ms. Lisa currently lives in Port Washington.

She received her Child Care Administrator License through the Department of Health & Family Services.

Her favorite part of her job is being with the children.

“I hope my students find a job that they love as much as I have loved working here.”

A Little More About Me:

  • “Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars.” – Casey Kasem
  • In Pre-3, our goal is to start their school career socially and emotionally strong. We do that by providing a welcoming and nurturing environment that leads all children to become successful learners.
  • Pre-3 offers a place where your child will be nurtured & where the values you teach at home will be reinforced.