7025 Mid-Cities Blvd.
North Richland Hills, TX 76182
817-498-8456 - Phone
817-428-2060 - Fax
Welcome to North Park Christian Academy

North Christian Academy Staff

Mrs. Jane Edwards, Principal

Mrs. Jane Edwards became Administrator/Principal of North Park Christian Academy in 1984.  She received a Bachelor of Arts in teaching from Sam Houston State University and her Master of Education from A & M University at Commerce.  Mrs. Edwards taught in public school for 20 years before coming to North Park.  Her husband of almost 50 years, Dr. Gene Edwards who was Pastor of North Park Baptist Church went to be with the Lord in February 2015.  They have a son, Shawn, who is now Pastor of North Park Baptist Church, a daughter, Shannan, and three grandchildren.

Mrs. Autumn Clark, Pre-K 4

Mrs. Autumn Clark has been married to her husband for 19 years.   They have three beautiful daughters, Allison, who is 11, and the twins, Audrey and Rickki, are 2.    Mrs. Clark graduated from Texas Weleyan University with a B.S. in Psychology.  She has taught Pre-K for 10 years in a variety of settings, including Day Care, Mother's Day Out, and in a Public ISD PreK/HeadStart program.  She also recently taught first grade for three years at North Park Christian Academy.

Ms. Cindy Black, Kindergarten

Ms. Cindy Black graduated from the University of North Texas with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Reading.  Ms. Black has taught at North Park Christian Academy for over 20 years.  She loves teaching!  Preparing those in Kindergarten with a foundation of learning is so exciting to see. Ms. Black has four children, Benjamin, Christopher, James and Kaitlyn.  James and Kaitlyn go to Richland Hight School.  They are both in the Band.  Ms. Black enjoys watching them at football games and marching competitions.  She has one grandson, Jameson, who goes to Richland Middle School.  Ms. Black says that she is happy to be a member of North Park Baptist Church.

Mrs. Susan Gwinner First Grade

Mrs. Susan Gwinner has taught first grade for 27 years.  Each year, she looks forward to working with a new group of students.  Little ones are such a blessing and a joy to teach.  Mrs. Gwinner graduated in 1987 from Baylor University and receive her Master in Education from Concordia University in 2011.  Mrs. Gwinner is married to Jim and they have three grown sons.  They have also been blessed with three month old grandson.  They enjoy church friends, family and quiet walks on the beach.  Mrs. Gwinner would like to thank all for the opportunity to teach your little ones.

Mrs. Gifty Jacob Second and Third Grade

Mrs. Gifty Jacob has been married to her husband, Moni, for 28 years and they have three children and a wonderful son-in-law.  Mrs. Jacob has been teaching 2nd and 3rd Grade at North Park Christian Academy for 15 years.  Mrs. Jacob loves to see the smiles on the children when they learn something new.  She says teaching is what she was called to do.  And the best blessing is to be able to teach them about God's Word and His unconditional love.