Sharon Tharp » Faculty and Staff

Our dedicated, hard-working team of faculty and staff makes St. Vincent de Paul School and Preschool what it is today. The faculty has over 200 years of combined teaching experience. Seventy-five percent of our graduates continue to play high school sports and eight out of ten of our graduates attend college. We have been honored as a “Buckeye Best School” award and grant recipient since 2003, we are listed in the Global Directory of Who’s Who, and we are accredited by the state of Ohio through the Ohio Catholic School Accrediting Association.

Photo of Sharon Tharp
6th Grade Teacher, Physical Ed., Health, Media Specialist

Mrs. Tharp has been teaching at St. Vincent since 1988. She graduated from The Ohio State University with a B.A. in Community and Outdoor Recreation Education in 1980 andreceived her teaching certificate in 1988 in grades 1-8. She and her husband Randy have 3 grown children, David, Jennifer, and Daniel, who are graduates of St. Vincent School. In 1997 she received her Master’s Degree in Education as a Library/Media Specialist from Mansfield University in Pennsylvania. Mrs. Tharp teaches 6th grade science, Jr. High Health, 5-8 PE and is the Media Specialist. She is co-chairman for the Diocesan Battle of Books competition as well as the Knox County 5th grade Battle of Books Competition. She also judges Science Fair at the District and State level. In her spare time she enjoys reading, swimming, quilting, knitting, and relaxing in the out-of-doors.

Categories: Teacher
Return to top.