Most of our teachers raised or are raising homeschooled children.
Most of our teachers have at least one degree in their area of study.
Most of our teachers have been teaching at Excel for multiple years.
All of our teachers are committed to intellectually engaging your student's minds in learning.
Ms Karen Evans - Science
Karen holds a Masters in Secondary Counseling and a Bachelor of Science degree from East Central University.
Mrs Angela Griffin - English, History
Mid-High English, High School English, Mid-High History, High School History
Angela has a Bachelor of Arts in liberal studies with a minor in history from California State University. She is married to Harve and they have two children.
Mrs Sheila Ives - Psychology, American Sign Language
Psychology, American Sign Language I, American Sign Language II
Sheila has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas. She worked as an interpreter/tutor for deaf students in Kansas and Oklahoma school districts for fourteen years and has worked with the signing deaf population for thirty-two years. Sheila also does Christian counseling. She is married to Bob and they have four children.
Mrs Debbie Moore - Spanish
Spanish I, Spanish II
Debbie has a Bachelor of Arts in education/Spanish from the University of Central Oklahoma. Debbie is married to Rick and they have three children.
Mrs Angie Myers - Art
M.S. - H.S. Art
Angie has a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design from University of Central Oklahoma. She has taught art in the classroom for six years and in home school co-op settings for 2 years. She teaches Art History, Mixed Media, Fiber Arts, Junior High Art and High School Art at the Fine Arts Institute in Edmond. She is married to Matt and they have three children.
Mrs Michelle O'Hair - Math
Intermediate Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I
Michelle graduated from Southern Nazarene University with an education degree and an endorsement in math. She taught pre-algebra at Hefner Middle School for five years. Michelle is married to J.R. and they have two children.
Mrs Susie Nix - ACT Prep
Susie Nix graduated from Central Baptist College in Conway, Arkansas with a degree in Music Education. Susie has nearly two decades of experience in preparing students for the ACT Exam. She has seen success in helping students raise their ACT score, help them fill out applications for college and also gain entrance into college. She and her husband reside in Oklahoma City.
Mr Brent Olsson - American Government
Brent graduated from Oral Roberts University with a bachelor’s degree in history. In 1988 he attained a Juris Doctor Law Degree from the University of Tulsa. He is chairman of the Excel Board of Directors. He is married to Jene’ and they have three children.
Mrs Vickie Spicer - Understanding the Times
Understanding the Times
Vickie has taught Understanding the Times for eight years, both as a private class from 2007 to 2008 and for the CRBC Home School Enrichment Group from 2009 to 2012. She is married to Don and they have two children.