Orangevale Seventh-day Adventist School

Orangevale | CA
Kelli Sterling, 5th & 6th Grades
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Kelli Sterling, 5th & 6th Grades
She loves young people!To contact Kelli Sterling
(916) 988-4310 or

"My goal is to facilitate learning in an exciting and
fun way."
Kelli Sterling joined our faculty for the 2010-2011 school year as the 5th/6th grade teacher. Prior to coming to Orangevale SDA School, Kelli taught for four years at the Shelton Valley Christian School in the state of Washington. She was one of two teachers there and taught grades 3-8 in the rural 32-student school. Kelli is a graduate of Walla Walla University where her family moved during her high school and college years. Prior to their move, she grew up in the Napa Valley as a 5th generation SDA. She attended the historic Foothills Elementary School in St. Helena where her great grandparents taught many years earlier. 

 Loving the ocean!Kayaks at sunset!Fun as a summer camp counselor!

Like her great grandparents, Kelli loves kids and it shows. During her summers at Walla Walla, she worked at Sunset Lake Camp about 15 miles from Mt. Ranier as a girls' counselor and the art/ceramics director. Her favorite memories there include introducing children to Jesus, enjoying nature, and sea kayaking through the San Juan Islands. Kelli loves the ocean, photography, reading, quilting/sewing, and anything creative or artistic. Growing up in Northern California, Kelli has many There's Shelton Valley, Washington.fond memories of Redwood Camp Meeting and backpacking in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Yosemite, and along the California coast. She is happy to be closer to her family who now live in the Napa valley, but is looking forward to some rain and cooler weather.

As an educator, she aspires to see that her students become lifelong learners striving to work toward their potential in a successful and meaningful way.