St. Mark Catholic School

115 Parrish Avenue Richmond KY | 859-623-2989 ext. 4

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Meet our teachers

Cathy Cornett, Principal

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Mrs. Cornett has been the principal of St. Mark Catholic School since 2012.  Mrs. Cornett graduated from Berea College with a Bachelor's in French Education and from the University of Tennessee with a Master's Curriculum and Instruction. Originally from Oak Ridge, TN., Mrs. Cornett is a passionate advocate for the children in her care.  In addition to her responsibilites as principal, she also enjoys teaches religion class and leading morning prayer service.


Courtney Pearce, Preschool Director

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Hannah Adams, Preschool

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A 2010 graduate of Georgetown College with a degree in elementary education and a minor in social sciences, Mrs. Adams is currently working on a master’s degree from the University of the Cumberlands in school counseling. She has worked in both public and private schools as a classroom teacher, curriculum developer and RTI interventionist and coming to St. Mark, which is by far her favorite place to be.



Virginia Needham, Kindergarten

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Amanda Summers, First & Second Grades

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Lisa Couch, Third, Fourth, Fifth Grades

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Mrs. Couch has called Richmond home since 2006.  She graduated with a bachelor's degree from Eastern Kentucky University, and is currently pursuing her Master's of Arts in Teaching for Elementary Education through the University of the Cumberlands.


Sandy Sullivan, School Secretary

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Mrs. Sullivan has been the secretary at St. Mark Catholic School since 2009.  She will be teaching Art to Kindergarten -5th grade. She is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Jewelry and Metalsmithing and a Minor in Painting. Mrs. Sullivan is a member of St. Mark Catholic Church and both of her children attended St. Mark School.  She feels blessed to have been and to continue to be part of the St. Mark family.


Annie Barnett, Preschool

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