New Hebron Christian School

1st Grade

In First Grade our smaller class size is a tribute to more individualized instruction and relationships with fellow classmates.

Educational Objectives

Our goal at NHCS is to offer a well-rounded education while sharing in Christian fellowship. Our first grade curriculum includes Math, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Shurley English, Handwriting and Bible.  As well as weekly classes in Art, P.E., Music and Computers.

Meet the Teacher

Mrs. Jodi Parker

Mrs. Parker is our first grade teacher here at NHCS. She received an Associates Degree from Lincoln Trail College and is a graduate of St. Mary of the Woods College in Terre Haute, IN where she earned a bachelors degree in Elementary Education.  Mrs. Parker has been employed in various positions in the field of education since 1997, with most of these years devoted to Palestine Grade School.

She resides in Robinson with her husband, Rodney and their son Cody. Mrs. Parker is very active in her church! Crawford County Christian Center where she is the Children’s Ministry Director.

Mrs. Parker can be reached during school hours through the school secretary at (618) 544-7619 or anytime via email at Class resources & announcements can be accessed on Google Classroom.


Mrs. Erica Meese

This is Mrs. Meese’s first year as our 1st grade aide. We are so excited to welcome her to the NHCS team!