Angela Blankenship, Third Grade Teacher
Angela Blankenship began teaching in 1989 and joined the 3rd grade team at St. Luke School in 2006. She grew up here in Columbus, Georgia where she graduated from Columbus High School. Mrs. Blankenship attended Auburn University, Columbus State University and Troy State University where she has obtained both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Elementary Education. Mrs. Blankenship is married to her high school sweetheart, Jay. They have a son, Mitchell, who attends Auburn University and a daughter, Carey, who attends Berry College. She loves Auburn University football, cooking, running, and spending time at the beach.
Kim Cunningham, Third Grade Teacher
Kim Cunningham has been a classroom teacher for over 25 years. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia and received her teaching degree from Columbus State University. Kim also received her Masters degree in Education from Troy State University. She joined the St. Luke School staff in 2013. She enjoys reading, shopping, going to the beach and attending Georgia football games.
Amanda Patel, Third Grade Teacher
Amanda Patel has been a classroom teacher for ten years. She graduated from Columbus State University with a teacher degree in 2007, and received her Masters degree in 2011. She and her husband Mickey have two children, a daughter at Columbus High School and a son at St. Luke School. She enjoys Georgia football, baking, and traveling with her family.
Hannah Slay, Third Grade Teacher
Hannah Slay has been teaching third grade at St. Luke School since 2016. She graduated from Samford University in 2014. She and her husband Jeffrey have one son named Griffin, who attends St. Luke Early Learning Center. In her free time, Mrs. Slay enjoys working out, spending time with her family, cheering for Auburn, and reading.