The core of Providence School is a talented faculty and staff, mature in Christian faith, excellent in their disciplines, skilled in the art of teaching, passionate about helping students succeed, and committed to the school’s mission. We have no doubt our faculty is among the best you’ll find anywhere in the nation.
Families can have great confidence in the role models who stand in front of their children every day.
Catheleene OoleyPreschool Teacher Providence SchoolPreschool Teacher
Attended: Santa Barbara City College
Degrees: A.S. Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Education credentials
Joined Providence in 1988
Catheleene Ooley has been teaching preschool students since 1981. After operating a daycare in Carpinteria, where she grew up, she joined the staff of El Montecito School (which became Providence School in 2018). She is passionate about providing an enriching environment for learning and exploring God’s creation. Her son is an El Montecito School alum.