Our Staff


Ms. Nytta Norton, Music Theory and Piano Lessons

Mrs. Norton passed away suddenly in the summer of 2018. The year 2018-2019 has been dedicated in her honor. We will always miss Mrs. Norton!

She graduated from Covenant College, Lookout Mt TN. has taught piano for 50+ years. Ms. Norton performs with three musical groups: Scenic City Chorale, Chattanooga community Orchestra, and Aldergate vibrations ( a bell ringer group). She served in the mission field in Chiapas, Mexico for many years.

Proverbs 3:6 is her favorite Bible verse."In All thy ways acknowledge Him and He will direct thy path."

We are saddened to add that Ms. Norton passed away July 11, 2018. This photo will stay on our web page in honor of her many years of service to Floral Crest School. Ms. Norton awaits the soon return of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She will be greatly missed at FCS. Come quickly Lord Jesus!








Mrs Monda Fahsholtz, Art

Monda Fahsholtz is the Floral Crest School Art teacher, she is a retired nurse and artist. Married with six adult children Monda enjoys nature, walking, reading, and being creative.

One of Mrs.Fahsholtz favorite Bible verses is Hebrews 4:16( NKJV) "Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need.

It is a priviledge to work with the little ones and help them to learn more about Jesus.




Ms. Ann Arquitt, Kindergarten- Second Grade

Mrs. Arquitt graduated from Southern Adventist University with a B.S. Degree in Elementary Education. She also holds a Master's Degree from Andrews University in Reading. She has 30+ years of experience. She is the mother of three grown boys. She enjoys nature and swimming.



Mrs. Laura Ringer  Choir

Mrs. Laura has been teaching children for 40+ years in Jackson County, AL. She is origianlly from North Carolina, however she came to AL in 1966 and calls Sand Mt home. She is dedicated to the Lord and expresses that love to the children. She has four grown children, two boys and two girls. 



Mrs. Sharon McKee Brooks, Tutor Grades 1-3

Mrs. Brooks was born and raised in Collegedale, TN She graduated from Southern Adventist University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and Home Economics. She began teaching in January 1970. She has completed 42 years of fulltime teaching in the Seventh-day Adventist school system. Mrs. Brooks specializes in one room schools. Since retiring she and her husband, Gene, moved to Bryant, AL. She volunteers at Floral Crest School. Her favorite Bible text is Romans 8:28 " All things will work together for good to them that love God." Mrs. Brooks enjoys reading, needle craft, activities that involve children such as Pathfinders and AdventurerClub.  Her passion is children and helping them to succeed. She says, "I love Floral Crest School and all those who are teachers, students, or volunteers there. It is my goal to help this school as long as the Lord gives me the strenght and ability."