Specialty Teachers  SLC specialty teachers bring passion, experience and expertise to their lessons with the children.  Our "specials" deepen and broaden our already rich integrated curriculum, enlivening content with enthusiasm and love.  

  • JJ Eisfelder, “Ms. JJ” is a printmaker and ceramic artist who works from home and also teaches pottery classes at Mainly Clay.  Recently she began clay workshops for kids 3 and up, "Farmville Clay for Kids."  At SLC, Ms. JJ teaches pottery, crafts, gardening, and nature walks, and serves as a substitute teacher.  https://www.facebook.com/farmvilleclayfor kids

  • Caitlin Frank, “Ms. Caitlin,” B.S., Communication Sciences and Disorders: Speech Language Pathology, James Madison University, MS.Ed. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, Old Dominion University. She currently is a Clinical Instructor at Longwood University and will be able to evaluate children as needed for speech and language issues. She serves as a regular substitute teacher and currently serves as a Sunrise Board Member.

  • Taylor Hammet, "Ms. Taylor," English & Modern Languages student at Longwood University, teaches Spanish to all children.  She brings the language to life through songs, movement, rhymes, games and dialogue.  

  • Ellie Swanson, "Ms. Ellie," is a senior Music Education student at Longwood University.  She teaches choral and instrumental music to all children.  Ellie is a member of the Longwood's Women's Choir and shares her enthusiasm and artistry with the children.

  • "Ms. Mya," is a junior Music Education student at Longwood University.  She teaches choral and instrumental music to all children.

  • Bekki Hickman, "Ms. Bekki," teaches children's yoga and movement to all classes weekly.

  • Hood Frazier, "Mr. Hood," shares his playful spirit with the children on a regular basis through outdoor games, story-telling, read-alouds, and indoor games like chess, checkers and card games.  He also serves as a substitute teacher.

Sunrise Learning Center

400 High Street

Farmville, VA 23901

Located in the Parish House of Johns

Memorial Episcopal Church, ground floor

Corner of Buffalo, St. George & High Streets

(434) 395-0140

(434) 390-6709

sunriselearningc@gmail.com

Sunrise Learning Center is a private, independent, non-sectarian and non-profit school. SLC admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of color, race, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs and athletic and other school administered programs.