Meet Carolyn Potantus


3rd-8th Math and Science

About Me : Mrs. Potantus received her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Valparaiso University in 1991. She received her master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Cleveland State University in 2008. She has been teaching in the Lutheran Schools since 1992 – She has been a part of the Lakewood Lutheran School family since 1995. Mrs. Potantus became Principal of LLS in 2010. She is married, has two children and lives in the West Park neighborhood of Cleveland.

My Mission Statement : “It is my mission to allow my students to see Christ reflected in my actions, words and attitude while I provide a positive, loving, secure, Christ-centered environment filled with the opportunity for each unique child to learn and grow in faith and knowledge. I am dedicated to continuing to provide an excellent Christian education to the students we are blessed with at Lakewood Lutheran. God has filled my heart with love for our families both in our school and at Gethsemane Lutheran Church.”

 Favorite Bible Verse : I can do all things through Him who gives me strength. Philippians 4:13

For you are saved by grace through faith, and this is not from yourselves; it is God’s gift…. — Ephesians 2:8