Tanya Leet


Preschool Teacher

Tanya is very excited to be part of the HCS staff. She is looking forward to this new journey and seeing where the Lord takes us.

Tanya will complete her Child Development Associates in August and plans on continuing her education. She has over 12 years of experience in working in licensed facilities in the state of Texas.

Her passion is allowing children to be kids and letting them enjoy their youth. Her teaching philosophy is to make learning fun and enjoyable through hands-on learning experiences. Children will enjoy dancing, singing and have fun making different crafts in her classroom.

Tanya has been married for 7 years and has three little ones that are her pride and joy. She enjoys listening to music, shopping, and spending time with her family.

Elizabeth thames


Kindergarten Teacher

Liz is excited for the opportunity to serve as the kindergarten teacher at HCS! 

She holds a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and has twenty years of experience in education in a variety of settings including public, private, Christian, and in-home. 

Her passion is teaching children about the love of God and how they can have a closer relationship with Him. Her educational philosophy includes a strong focus on academics while infusing curriculum with art, music, movement, and enrichment activities that enhance each child's learning experience.

Liz has been married for four months. She enjoys hiking, camping, reading, hosting, organizing, and connecting with people.

Kathy Hedgpeth


First and Second Grade Teacher

Kathy has lived in Fort Worth all her life. Her husband, Robert, works as a Technical Support Representative for a software consulting company, and together they have three adult children and seven grandchildren. 

Kathy received her Bachelor of Science degree from Liberty University with concentrations in Education and Psychology. She also possesses her Texas Teacher's Certification and an Association of Christian Schools International certification. She has over thirty years of teaching experience. 

Her philosophy of teaching is to simply inspire children to learn, dream, believe, and make their dreams come true through education by using an approach that includes multiple intelligence, centers, and hands-on activities. She also differentiates lessons so that she can reach the different levels of students in her classroom. 

Kathy looks forward to the enjoyable discoveries and lasting memories that will be made with your children!