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Tania Zivkovic, Art

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Year Started: 2013

Ms. Zivkovic has a Bachelor of Arts in Art Education and a Bachelor's Degree of Fine Arts with a minor in Art History from the University of Kentucky. She also has a Bachelor of Science in the College of Food, Science and Nutrition from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Mrs. Zivkovic serves on the Discipline Committee at CKS.

Greg Jackson, Band Director, 5th-8th Grade

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Year Started: 2011

Mr. Jackson has a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Indiana University and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Eastern Kentucky University. He teaches 5th-8th grade band at Christ the King. Mr. Jackson also teaches PreK-8th grade music and 5th-8th grade band at St. Agatha Academy in Winchester and is an assistant band director at Lexington Catholic High School, where he works with the Concert and Symphonic Bands and Percussion Ensemble.

Casey Phillips, PREK and 5th - 8th Spanish

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Year Started: 2014

Mr. Phillips has a Bachelor of Arts in Religion and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from Berea College in Berea, Kentucky. In addition, he obtained a Master’s degree in Teaching World Languages from the University of Kentucky, with a certification to teach Spanish to grades K-12. Mr. Phillips teaches 2nd through 8th grade Spanish at CKS, and serves as co-chair on the Spiritual Life Committee.

Jeremy Howard, Music

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Year Started: 2007

Mr. Howard has a Bachelor’s degree in Vocal Music Education and a Master's degree in Music with an emphasis in the Kodaly Methodology from Morehead State University. In addition, he has completed all three levels of the Kodaly Methodology, an approach to teaching with music literacy at its core. Mr. Howard actively serves as a guest clinician and conductor for Kentucky Honor Choirs, and as an adjudicator for All-State Choir Auditions. Mr. Howard teaches general music (PK3-8th), Keyboarding and Choir. He also serves on the Emergency Planning Committee at CKS.

Jacquie bobart, technology

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Year Started: 2004

Mrs. Bobart has a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Eastern Kentucky University and a Master's degree in Elementary Education from Georgetown College. Mrs. Bobart serves on the Discipline Committee and is the yearbook liaison at CKS.

Jordan Ellison, Physical Education

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Year Started: 2017

Mr. Ellison graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Health Promotion in 2016. He taught P.E. at Good Shepherd in Frankfort before coming to CKS.

REBECCA WHITNEY, THEOLOGY OF THE BODY

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Year Started: 2018

Rebecca has been working in youth ministry for the past 10 years. In 2009, she trained and worked as a missionary in a peer-to-peer youth ministry called National Evangelization Teams (NET) in Australia. Rebecca came to the United States with her husband in late 2014, and since then has served as Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministries at the Cathedral of Christ the King. She participated in the Theology of the Body (TOB) certification course at the TOB Institute in Philadelphia PA.