1st Grade Teacher
Mrs. L'Heureux serves as Valley's 1st grade teacher and is originally from the northern suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. She graduated from Concordia University, Chicago in 1999 with a major in Elementary Education and two minors in Psychology and Counseling. She has taught a range of grades from Kindergarten through 3rd grade in Ohio, Michigan, Nebraska, and Iowa. Mrs. L'Heureux says that it is hard to choose a specific favorite lesson but that her favorite subjects to teach are Bible, reading, and science.
She and her husband, Brian - Valley's K-8th grade principal, have one child, Ava, who are currently in high school at Valley. Their son, Ethan, is a 2023 graduate of Valley and is currently a freshman at Concordia - Nebraska. Their oldest, Kelsey, graduated from Valley in 2017 and lives in Cedar Falls. Mrs. L'Heureux enjoys spending time with family, watching sports, reading, and being outdoors. Their family attends Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedar Falls.
Mrs. L'Heureux states that the best thing about being a part of Valley is, "Sharing the love of our Savior with students, co-workers and families every day!"