Our Teachers

Lyudmyla Kovalchuk


Pani Lyudmyla has been our Sadochok Teacher since 2006. Born in Ukraine, she graduated from the  State Pedagogical University and worked in Ukraine as a teacher for 22 years. After immigrating to Canada in 2003 with her husband and two children, she soon became part of St. Matthew's Sadochok family overseeing 3,4 year olds class.  She loves teaching children, talking with them, and helping them grow as individuals. Her job is her hobby, that brings a lot of joy in her life.

Olesya Nazarenko

Pani Olesya, together with her family immigrated to Canada  in 2013. That same year she started working at St. Josaphat's sadochok as a toddler teacher and currently moved to a preschool class as a teacher assistant and music director for Sadochok. Born in Ukraine, pani Olesya has taught many years  as a vice principal at a school academy in Uman, Ukraine prior to her experience teaching  Ukrainian Saturday school and music in Lisbon, Portugal. She loves working with children and share her love for music. She believes that music helps to open up children to the wonderful world of dreams and happiness.

Mariya Ravlyk

Pani Mariya has joined our Sadochok family in October, 2017, taking over the toddler program. She has extensive teaching experience, and was also a school Vice Principal in Ukraine. We are delighted to have pani Mariya with us and look forward to working with her this year.