School Leadership and Administration


Rev. Thomas Coyte, Pastor
St. Bernadette Catholic Parish

7240 West 12th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80214


Mrs. Laura Dement, Principal

Mrs. Dement has been with the Archdiocese of Denver Catholic Schools for 30 years. Her long-time experience gives her the ability to understand and work closely with teachers, students, and parents for success at St. Bernadette. Her love of Christ and her faith in Catholic schools is one of the major reasons she has dedicated most of her life to the vocation of being a Catholic educator.

The Office

Dedicated, friendly, and responsive. Here to support parents, teachers, and staff.


Melina Muro – Office Manager


Karen Nussman – Tuition and School Accounts