Meet the Educators


Kathryn Mcgaffick
Head Teacher

Mrs. Kathryn McGaffick has been teaching Pre-K at BUMP since 2007.  While holding a Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education from Kendall College, Mrs. McGaffick also has a degree in Biology from the University of Pittsburgh.  Kathryn lives in Chippewa with her husband Lloyd and their son, Michael.

Susan Beck
Teaching Assistant

Mrs. Susan Beck has been teaching Pre-K at BUMP since 2012.  Mrs. Beck previously worked as a Medical Assistant.  Susan lives with her husband, Jeff, and their three children, Jacob, Noah, and Jordan in Brighton Township.


Our teachers have Act 33 and Act 151 clearances and are CPR Certified.

All classroom volunteers must have the following clearances:

  1. Child Abuse History Check
  2. PA Criminal Background Check