Kayla Case, Principal
Mrs. Case is a Nashville-native beginning her first year at EAGLE College Prep: Gravois Park. She will lead the school’s efforts to sustain the achievement-oriented and joyful culture. She previously served as the Dean of Students at EAGLE College Prep: Fox Park, and Dean of Scholars at Purpose Preparatory Academy – a high performing charter school in Nashville. Mrs. Case was a part of the Purpose Prep’s founding team and spent five years establishing a strong foundation for students in Tennessee. Kayla earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies/Elementary Education from Middle Tennessee State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude. She also obtained her Master’s Degree from Middle Tennessee State University in Curriculum and Instruction, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Mrs. Case is thrilled to be supporting scholars at EAGLE College Prep: Gravois Park!
Tesha Weathersby, Dean of Students
Ms. Weathersby is a native of Los Angeles, CA. However, she has been in Saint Louis for quite some time. Ms. Weathersby has been teaching for 13+ years in various grade levels (1st-6th grade) in the private and public sectors. She has previously taught for EAGLE Gravois Park for 2 years. She served as the 4th grade teacher and then looped up with her scholars to the 5th grade. She is beginning her first year as Dean of Scholars at Gravois Park and strives to build relationships that support academic, character, and social growth. Ms.Weathersby served as an Elementary Department Lead at her previous charter school. Ms. Weathersby has also had the opportunity to teach at Harris Stowe State University as adjunct faculty as well as write curriculum for Washington University’s MySci Institute for School Partnership. She received her Bachelors in Elementary Education from Saint Louis University, a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from Fontbonne University as a honors graduate, and a Masters in Reading from Webster University. She is a proud member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. and is excited to serve and support the scholars of EAGLE Gravois Park.