Mrs. Campbell teaches 3rd grade at Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy. This is Mrs. Campbell's 3rd year with Responsive Education, and her 19th year teaching. Previously, she has taught at Pea Ridge Intermediate School, Ecclesia College, Ambassadors for Christ Academy, A Center for Excellence School, Sea Shore Learning Center, and Calallen High School . She earned her Bachelor of Science in Child Psychology from Northern Illinois University, a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from University of North Texas, and her teaching degree from University of Arkansas- Fort Smith. Mrs. Campbell is certified in the areas of PK-4 general and K-12 Library Media Specialist. In April, Mrs. Campbell and her husband, Richard , celebrate 15 years of marriage. Together they have four children and one cat, Elmo. Their eldest daughter, Casey, and her husband live in Colombia South America, where she teaches 2nd grade. Their middle daughter, Rian, with her husband and 4 children, live in Anderson MO. She is a stay-at-home mom. Claire, their youngest daughter and her husband live in Tulsa, OK. She is a financial analyst for the Cherokee Nation. Jay, their only son, is a nurse in the United States Army. He is stationed at Ft. Polk, LA. Outside of school, Mrs. Campbell enjoys traveling, hiking, camping, playing board games, biking, working cross-word puzzles, sudoku, reading, and spending time with family and friends. She and her husband are members of a Christian rock band.
Mrs. Christiano double-majored in college and received her B.S. in both Criminal Justice and Sociology. She and her husband, Anthony, grew up in Wisconsin and moved to Bella Vista 11 years ago. They have two daughters, Lexi in the 6th grade at Classical Academy and Aly in the 2nd grade at Classical Academy. Mrs. Christiano has been working at the school since the first year we opened.
"Over the last 5 years, I have become very passionate about the classical approach to education. I believe that Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy focuses on giving our students the tools they need to be hard workers and life-long learners. I feel blessed to be a part of the NWACA Family." - Angie Christiano
This is Miss Gardner's second year teaching third grade at NWA Classical Academy. She has previously taught 5th and 6th grade English at this school and Quest Middle School in Little Rock. She also taught third grade at Jerusalem School Bethlehem in Palestine for 3 years. She has her Masters of Art in Teaching from University of Central Arkansas and Bachelor degree in Business Administration from John Brown University.