Faculty Update, Music

16473436_10210751235310467_2290554664959679611_nNew Covenant School is excited to add Mrs. Megan Bates to our staff (again!) as our Music teacher!

Mrs. Bates is originally from Spartanburg, SC. She began playing the violin at age 10 and attended Spartanburg High School where she was very active in the Symphony Orchestra. She went on to graduate with a degree in Music Education from Converse College.

After college, Mrs. Bates taught strings at Pickens Middle School for six years. She now lives in Anderson with her husband, Bryan and three children, Caleb (10), Nathan (7), and Lily (4). Lily is in K4 at our Preschool!

The Bates’ attend High Praises Church, where they currently serve on the youth staff and music department. Mrs. Bates is also a member of the Anderson Symphony Orchestra.

Mrs. Bates has previously taught music for our Preschool and Grammar School.  She is excited to be a part of the New Covenant faculty again! Please join us in welcoming her back!