Tad Nuce Ed. D.
Head of School, Principal K - 4th Grade

Dr. Nuce earned his teaching degree in social sciences at Southwestern College, a master’s in Christian school administration from Clark’s Summit University in Pennsylvania, and a doctorate in educational leadership from Bob Jones University. He has served over 25 years in Christian education as an educator and administrator, including 17 years with New Tribes Mission in Brazil and Mexico.


Dr. Nuce is originally from rural Butler County and has been married to his wife Deanna for 28 years. They have four children, three of which are out of the home and married, and one grandson. In his free time, he enjoys reading about history, especially the civil war era, and following all kinds of sports.

Steve Bowers
Principal 5th - 12th Grade

Mr. Bowers earned a bachelor’s degree in secondary education and physical education from Calvary Bible College. He earned a master’s in education administration and leadership from Baptist Bible College. He has served 26 years in Christian education and administration.


In his spare time, Mr. Bowers enjoys spending time with his wife, Stacie. They have three grown sons. He enjoys golf and all sports. He enjoys cheering on the St. Louis Cardinals (and now the KC Royals) and the Kansas City Chiefs!

Office Staff

Registered Nurse
Secondary Administration Asst.
Financial Services
Elementary Administrative Asst.
Admissions Director
Financial Services
Alumni Services
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Elementary Faculty

Vocal Music
4th Grade
1st Grade
3rd Grade
6th Grade
4th Grade
2nd Grade
Kindergarten Teacher
5th Grade
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Secondary Faculty

SH Business Computers
JH Bible
JH Math
JH Bible
JH Bible
JH English
JH Social Studies
JH Health
SH Shop
8-10 English
SH Speech
JH/SH Band
SH Sciences
K-12 Art, JH/SH FACS
SH Home & Family
JH/SH Choir
JH Bible
SH Spanish
SH History & Gov.
Basic Chemistry
SH Bible
SH English
Elementary/SH PE
SH Home & Family
Algebra 1 & 2
SH Algebra
JH Math
JH Science
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Support Staff

Athletic Director
Resource Services
Food Service Director
Janitorial Services
Resource Services
IT Director
Maintenance Director
Food Services
Janitorial Services
Resource Services Director
Food Services
Food Services
Bus Driver
Bus Driver
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Contact Us


Tel: 316.799.2211

Fax: 316.799.2601


P.O. Box 70

201 S. Elbing Road

Elbing, KS 67041

Berean Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin in its hiring practices, educational or activity programs, admissions policies, or financial aid.

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