Ms. Anna Korte » Biography


Ms. Anna Korte is the Director of Admission at St. Catholic Elementary School and is the proud parent of a SMCES graduate. She began working for the school in 2015 after volunteering at SMCES for many years.  In addition to her work at SMCES, Ms. Korte is a GED teacher at Homeboy Industries. Prior to living in Santa Monica, she was the English Language Department Chair at the Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus San Luis Potosi. She studied Romance Languages at the University of Oregon.

Her work is driven by a passionate belief that a Catholic education is transformative through the experience of God’s unconditional love. 

“You stand with the least likely to succeed until success is succeeded by something more valuable: kinship.”

― Gregory Boyle, Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion