Fatima transferred to The Potter’s House when she was in the fifth grade. At that time, she was unable to read English. As a senior, she was asked how her life would have been different if she had not come to The Potter’s House. She shared, “If I hadn’t been here, I would have eventually […]

Kevin and Marcos

Kevin and Marcos live in Wyoming. Their extremely hard working parents wanted to enroll them at The Potter’s House. They stayed patient and persistent, and waited four years on the waiting list. Today, they are attending The Potter’s House in the sixth and seventh grade. They are happy and very grateful.


“There were days I didn’t want to do the work and my teacher, Mrs. Joldersma, always pushed me. She’s been there for me when I needed her. If it wasn’t for her I would not have the grades I have right now. She even works with my other teachers to make sure I have the […]


“I’m really glad I came to The Potter’s House. If I had gone to any other school, I don’t know what would have happened. I’m such a sensitive and deep person, I feel like I would have done something stupid. I don’t think I would have taken drugs or drank, I’ve never done anything like […]


“The love of God is woven throughout this community. As Mr. Clark always says, ‘Everyone has a cafeteria, a gym, a hallway, and lockers; what really makes The Potter’s House special is the students.’ The connection that we all share cannot be broken. It’s so genuine and pure. You don’t have to be fake about […]