Elizabeth Cargile

3rd Grade

I am Mrs. Cargile, the Keeper of the Third Graders. I live with my husband Sean in Gering, Nebraska. My life-long dream has been teaching, and it makes me feel happy and fulfilled! I love that every day when I come to work I know that this is my ministry and my calling.  I love sharing truth with my students.  Sometimes the truth of the Bible is not what our culture considers truth, but HERE I have the freedom to tell my students that the Bible is true and the God is truth.

This will be my fourth full year of teaching at CCS.

Though I have not been teaching at Community Christian long, I have a long history at the school. I attended Community Christian from Pre-K through 8th grade. I was then homeschooled in high school. My degree in teaching was received at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. God promptly opened a door at CCS, and I began my 3rd grade adventure.

At CCS teaching is a ministry and our teachers are passionate about wanting to be here and have a “give it all you’ve got” mindset.   Teachers are here to minister and teach God’s truth.  Our curriculum is all Christ-based, so we can have conversations about faith all through the day and not just during Bible time.

I consider third grade as a year of transition. The third grader is changing from the dependent primary learner into a more independent intermediate student. My goal is to help your third grader develop the independence in study habits and internal motivation to help them in the years ahead. I know there will be times of frustration and challenge for all of us, but I know that God will use those times to teach us important life lessons and also remind us how much we need Him. I want to help empower your child to overcome frustrations and face challenges head on.

If you are considering joining the Community Christian School family, we would love to provide your family with a tour of the campus. Click the button below to reach out and schedule a time to join CCS!