School of performing arts

We Believe a Community That Supports the Arts is a Richer Place to Live


Each one of our teaching staff is carefully selected based upon the following criteria:

*Have a passion and love for the arts, demonstrated through active support of community cultural events

*References have indicated a strong motivation for the caring of and encouragement of student's artistic growth

*Eagerly participates in the faculty team effort towards helping students excel in all areas of the performing arts

*Demonstrates Christian values and have earned a reputation of strong ethical standards

*Have educational training and professional experience in their area of expertise


If you are interested in Accelerated Learning Through Private Instruction

please call us at 281.353.4413x228 or email vern@churchthatcares.org

to find out more information about our school or to enroll

  • Vern Richert, Director of Performing Arts

    Mr. Richert holds a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Music Performance. He founded the School of Performing Arts in the fall of 2009, beginning with one teacher and one student in a classroom. Today nine teachers and 86 students can be heard throughout the church campus. 

  • Dave Englert, Organ Instructor


  • Felix Gamez, Violin / Viola Instructor


  • Natalia Goncharova, Piano / Voice Instructor


  • Karin Hall, Arts Instructor


  • Kirk Jimenez, Piano Instructor


  • Joshua Pillows, Piano Instructor


  • Michelle Willey, Piano Instructor