Jan Hochstetler currently serves as Principal, having finished her administrative degree in 2019. She started at Faith Academy in 2014 as the 2nd grade teacher. For 4 years she then served as our Director of Curriculum & Instruction. Her background includes teaching elementary in Des Moines, Ankeny and Kalona (Mid-Prairie) – all in the public schools. Jan also spent 5 years with the University of Iowa, supervising student teachers. Jan loves the connection she feels with the scholars, their families, our staff and the mission of Faith Academy. She makes her home outside Kalona with her husband, Dave. They have 2 adult children.