Phone: ext. 4373
Degrees and Certifications:
A.A. General Studies, Alvin Community College B.A. History, Minor Secondary Education Texas Tech University US History 8-12 Social Studies Composite 8-12
Mrs. van Sant grew up in Alvin, Texas. She graduated from Alvin High School in 2002 and continued her education at Alvin Community College. There she earned an Associates Degree in General Studies and she transferred to Texas Tech University where she graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in History with a minor in Secondary Education.
Upon graduation she returned to Alvin and she began teaching at Manvel High School. Mrs. van Sant is starting her 11th year at MHS and she is entering her second year as the Social Studies Instructional Coach. She is looking forward to getting to work with students and her co-workers to ensure the students at MHS receive the best education possible. Mrs. van Sant is a self-proclaimed nerd who loves anything to do with history or geography. She loves to read and continue improving as an educator. She also is active in several ministries and enjoys serving in her community.
Mrs. van Sant is married to Kyle van Sant who is a bay fishing guide. They have 2 children. They enjoy attending church together, volunteering, and basically anything involving the outdoors.