• Third Grade
    Meet Mrs. Hughes!
    It's great fun having Mrs. Hughes and her terrific sense of humor here at Van Zant.   She got her degree from the University of Delaware and taught nearly ten years before having her three children.  Mrs. Hughes loves Van Zant because the families are helpful and supportive.  She says, "The kids are great!!!"  Her hobbies include doing arts and crafts, especially flower arranging.  She loves walking, spending time with her family and sitting on the beach.  Mrs. Hughes is a fun person with lots of personality.  She feels very lucky to be part of the Van Zant family!
    Meet Mrs. Steven!
    Mrs. Steven has been teaching at Van Zant since 2013 and LOVES working with fourth graders!  She graduated from Wheaton College in Illinois with a degree in Elementary Education and a minor in English Literature, and is currently working toward a master's degree in administration.  In her spare time, Mrs. Steven enjoys everything from spending time at the beach to throwing the frisbee in the backyard with her husband.  She loves to read, write, bake, and watch Ravens football.  She is also a Zumba instructor at a local gym. 
    Meet Miss Rapczynski! (Rap-Chin-skee)
    Miss Rapczynski has been at Van Zant School since 1993.  She graduated from Glassboro State College (now Rowan University) and did her student teaching right here in third grade at Van Zant!  Miss Rapczynski loves her two nephews and her mini, silver poodle.  She enjoys watching sports and her hobbies are photography, traveling, reading and scrapbooking.  Miss Rapczynski's room is filled with books, learning, music, pleasant fragrances, and cool things.  She says, "Third graders are the BEST!"
Last Modified on October 27, 2015