Joe DePasquale

Joe DePasquale

HS/MS Dean 

Bachelor's of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame. 

Attended law school at the State University of New York.

Experience

Mr. DePasquale has been the Middle and High School Dean since Parkway Christian School was formed in 2006. Mr D received his Bachelor's of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame in 1973, attended law school at the State University of New York in Buffalo for a short time before beginning his career as a financial analyst at Eastman Kodak. He was there for 10 years before the Lord called him into Christian ministry in 1984. Mr. D's involvement in Christian education began almost immediately after arriving here in Michigan from Rochester, New York and has continued for over 31 years as an principal and administrator in several areas Christian schools. In addition to his position here at Parkway Christian School, Mr DePasquale serves as the pastor of Gateway Church in Chesterfield, Michigan.


Dawn Weber

Dawn Weber

Elementary School Dean 

Master of Science in Educational Leadership, Madonna University, July 2013

Master of Arts in Teaching, Saginaw Valley State University, May 2003

Bachelor of Arts - Teacher Certification, University of Michigan-Dearborn, December 1991

Experience

Mrs. Weber began teaching second grade at Zoe Christian School in September of 1995. She continued teaching second grade at Parkway Christian School in 2006 when Zoe Christian and Bethesda Christian Schools combined.  Mrs. Weber became the Dean of Elementary in the fall of 2010.


Lila Place

Lila Place

Head of School

Doctoral Candidate, Walden University

Master of Arts in Teaching, Oakland University, 2002
Concentration in Reading and Language Arts

Bachelor of Science in Education, Wayne State University, 1994
Major in Elementary Education and Mathematics 

Experience 

Mrs. Place began her teaching career in January of 1995 at Bethesda Christian School teaching Middle School Math. In the fall of 1995 she continued at Bethesda as a fourth grade teacher, a position she held until the fall of 1999, when she became Dean of Elementary. In the fall of 2007, she was named Assistant Superintendent of Parkway Christian School, which was formed when Bethesda and Zoe schools combined.  In the fall of 2010 she became Head of School at Parkway, and remains committed to providing a school where all students can thrive.


Bukola Olojo-Ojumoola

6th Grade Math & Science

B.S. in Mathematics with a concentration in Electrical Engineering, Minor in Physics, Masters in Teaching Mathematics
from The University of Detroit-Mercy