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​LaSalle-Peru​Christian School

Our 42nd Year
Established in 1978

200 - 24th Street
LaSalle, IL
815-223-1037

​A ministry of
First Baptist Church
​LaSalle, Illinois
www.fbclasalle.com

OUR STAFF:
We have talented and dedicated staff who love working in the ministry of 
LaSalle-Peru Christian School.

  1. Jared Cochran
    Jared Cochran
    Senior Pastor Superintendent
    Pastor Cochran is the pastor of First Baptist Church. He loves Christian education and knows how valuable it is to young people today. He invites you to come and visit the school to see what we are all about.
  2. Joshua Engel
    Joshua Engel
    Assistant Pastor Staff Evangelist
    Pastor Josh is our assistant pastor and staff evangelist. When he and his wife (Krysta) are not on the road ministering in other churches, he helps with the youth, church ministries, song leads, and in many other areas of the ministry.
  3. Sheila Pepper
    Sheila Pepper
    K4-1st Grade Teacher
    Mrs. Pepper has taught at LPCS for four years. Not only has she taught K4 through first grade, but has also taught second and third grades. She loves what she does, loves the children, and is a wonderful blessing to our school.
  4. Karen Roth
    Karen Roth
    2nd-8th Grade
    Mrs. Roth has been at LPCS for over 20 years and held many positions including music and piano teacher, third and fourth grade teacher, and now the facilitator of the second through eighth grade classes. Her students appreciate all the help she gives them on a daily basis.
  5. Lisa Decker
    Lisa Decker
    Secretary
    Mrs. Decker is the church and school secretary. She truly loves what she does and the ministry she has at First Baptist Church and LaSalle-Peru Christian School. She has enjoyed getting to know so many students over the past 33 years.
  1. Lisa Decker
    Lisa Decker
    Secretary
    Mrs. Decker is the church and school secretary. She truly loves what she does and the ministry she has at First Baptist Church and LaSalle-Peru Christian School. She has enjoyed getting to know so many students over the past 33 years.