Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education and Sociology with an Endorsement in Special Education, Dominican University
Mrs. Rita Martin
Mrs. Martin has been a first grade teacher at St. Luke School since the fall of 2004. She holds a BA in Early Childhood Education and Sociology from Dominican University, with a Special Education Endorsement. Prior to St. Luke, she held positions at St. Barbara's and St. Mary's Schools. Mrs. Martin is married to Kenneth Martin who she first met in first grade and they quickly became good friends. The picture of their first grade class is displayed in her classroom. Together they have one son, Daniel. He attended Fenwick H.S. and graduated with a Masters from Purdue University. Mrs. Martin's favorite past time is going to Hawaii to visit her friends that live on the island of Maui, and visting her son and daugter in law, Allyson in Madison, WI. Mrs. Martin also loves to read, sew, crochet, and play video games. Mrs. Martin believes teaching in a Catholic school is a calling to become part of Jesus to reach out to others and spread the good news about life and its purpose.