Faculty and Staff

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Pre-Kindergarten

Kindergarten

1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

6th Grade

7th Grade

8th Grade

Special Areas

Special Education

RTI

Office

Educational Assistants

Cafe

Custodians

 

 

 

Pre-Kindergarten

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Casey Robinson

Casey Robinson Pre K Teacher

"Grant me the serenity to appreciate each student's special gifts, courage to ask them to do their very best, and wisdom to challenge them to be all they were born to be"

1/18

Amy Wyatt

Amy Wyatt Pre K Teacher

Garden Club

"When I approach a child, he inspires in me two sentiments; tenderness for what he is and respect for what he may become."

-Louis Pasteur

12/30

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Kindergarten

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Blake Barnett

Blake Barnett Kindergarten Teacher

"Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life, as by the obstacles which he has overcome."

- Booker T. Washington

3/8

Teresa Smith

Teresa Smith Kindergarten Teacher

Social Studies
Drama Club

"I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think."

-Socrates

10/17

Sheryl Donathan

Sheryl Donathan Kindergarten Teacher

 

"I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."
-Philippians 4:13

11/15

Mary Elizabeth Edmonds

 

Mary Elizabeth Edmonds Kindergarten Teacher

Beta Club

Student Council

I can do all things through him that strengthens me. Phillippians 4:13

9/10

 

 

 

 

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First Grade

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Laura Brown

Laura Brown First Grade Teacher

 

"We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do."

- Mother Teresa

5/21

Rachel Christopher

Rachel Christopher First Grade Teacher

 

If you can dream it, you can do it.

-Walt Disney

2/15

Baylee Sears

Baylee Sears First Grade Teacher

 

 

 


Ashlee Norris

Ashlee Norris First Grade Teacher

 

 

 

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Second Grade

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Melissa Buffkin

Melissa Buffkin Second Grade Teacher

Beta Club
Student Council
J.V. and Varsity Cross Country

"A picture is worth a thousand words, but an experience is worth a thousand pictures."

11/27

Keri Farley

Keri Farley Second Grade Teacher

 

 

"If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all."

Heather Arnold
Heather Arnold Second Grade Teacher

 

Jamie Taylor

Jamie Taylor Second Grade Teacher

 

"Love recognizes no barriers.  It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope."
-Maya Angelou

11/25

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Third Grade

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Kelsey VanNatter

Kelsey VanNatter Third Grade Teacher

 

 

Amanda Floyd

  Amanda Floyd Third Grade Teacher

   

 

Emily Standefer

Emily Standefer Third Grade Teacher

 

 

 

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Fourth Grade

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Robert Taylor

Robert Taylor Fourth Grade Teacher

Science & Social Studies

 

 

Brad Buffkin

Brad Buffkin Fourth Grade Teacher

Math

 

 

Leslie Smith

Leslie Smith Fourth Grade Teacher

Reading and Language Arts

"If you want to lift yourself up, lift someone else up."

10/3


 

 

 

 

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Fifth Grade

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Elisabeth Henry

Elisabeth Henry Fifth and Sixth Grade Social Studies Teacher

5th&6th  Social Studies

"Believe you can and you're halfway there."
-Theodore Roosevelt

3/1

Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith Fifth Grade Reading and Language Arts Teacher

Reading and Language Arts

"With God all things are possible."

12/3

Kim Smith

Kim Smith Fifth Grade Math Teacher

Math

"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be."

-Abraham Lincoln

2/14

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Sixth Grade

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Tina Niles

Tina Niles Sixth Grade Reading and Language Arts Teacher

6th ELA

"Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself."
-John Dewey

9/8

Mary Paradis

Mary Paradis Fifth and Sixth Grade Science Teacher 5th&6th Science

"You must be the change  you wish to see in the world."

-Mahatma Gandhi

7/29

Tamara Tollett

Tamara Tollett Sixth Grade Math Teacher

 6th Math

21st Century Coordinator

"To be nobody but yourself in a world that's doing its best to make you like everybody else, is to fight the hardest battle you are ever going to fight. Never stop fighting."

- E.E. Cummings

2/5

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Seventh & Eighth Grade

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Stuart Bowen

Stuart Bowen Seventh Grade Language Arts Teacher

7th Grade Language Arts

"Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail."

-Confucius

1/13

Dewayne McGhee

Dewayne McGhee Seventh and Eighth Grade Social Studies and Geography

7th& 8th Grade Studies and Geography
F.C.A.

Football

"Do what's right, even if you're the only one doing it."

2/28

Lisa Morrow

Lisa Morrow Seventh and Eighth Grade Science Teacher

7th&8th Grade Science

"In other words, our success as educators in standards-driven schools turns, not on our ability to motivate bright high achievers, but on our ability to rekindle the desire to learn among those students who have given up on themselves and on us."

-Robert Stiggins

12/19

 

 

Bryan Simmons

Bryan Simmons Eighth Grade Math Teacher

8th Math bsimmons1@ccschools.k12tn.net

"In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock." Thomas Jefferson

4/13

Stephanie Brown88

Photo Not Available
7th Math

 

Kira Updike

Kira Updike Eighth Grade Language Arts Teacher 8th Language Arts

 

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1/27

Special Areas

Name

Picture

Area

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Tabitha Webb

 

Tabitha Webb Technology Teacher

Computer Technology
Yearbook

There is a positive to every negative. Sometimes you just have to look a little harder to find it.

12/12

Cathy Cathey

Cathy Cathey School Librarian

Librarian

Click Here for Library Announcements

"Remember, Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did, but she did it backwards, and in high heels!"

- Faith Whittlesey

11/19

Jennifer Petru-Gilbert

Jennifer Petru-Gilbert Art Teacher

ART

 

 

Leigh Ann Fairman

Leigh Ann Fairman Music Teacher

Music

"What lies before us and what lies behind us are small matters compared to what lies within us."

-Emerson

12/27

Duane Hazelton

Duane Hazelton STEM Teacher

S.T.E.M.

Anthony Hibbard

 

Photo Not Available

5-8 Band

"We are what we repeatedly do.  Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."
-Aristotle

11/30

Kelly Masters

Kelly Masters Fifth through Eighth Grade Teen Living Teacher

5th - 8th Teen Living
F.C.C.L.A.

"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."

-Walt Disney

1/27

Chealsey Baxter

Chealsey Baxter Physical Education Teacher Physical Education

 

Terry Barker

Terry Barker Physical Education Teacher Physical Education

 

                         

 

 

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Special Education / ESL

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Cindy Andrews

Cindy Andrews Special Education Teacher

 6-8 Special Education

"Tell me and I forget.  Teach me and I remember.  Involve me and I learn."
-Benjamin Franlin

1/9

Ann Barnett

Ann Barnett Special Education Teacher

 K-2 Special Education

"The more you know, the farther you'll go!"

5/18

Jeff Fabus

Jeff Fabus CDC Teacher

 CDC

"If what your doing fails - keep trying new ways."

3/26

Allie Keyes

Allie Keyes CDC Teacher

 CDC 3-8

"Be whol you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind."
-Dr. Seuss

4/20

Joy Goad

Joy Goad Special Education Teacher

3-5 Special Education

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Kristina Turner

Photo Not Available

ESL
        

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RTI

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Sherry Chappell

Sherry Chappell RTI and 504 Coordinator

RTI Coordinator
504 Coordinator

"Believe in yourself and all that you are.  Know tht there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle."
-Christian D. Larson

12/25

Laurie Wright

Laurie Wright RTI Teacher

RTI

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Office

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Cathy Blouin

Cathy Blouin Attendance Coordinator

Attendance Coordinator

"If you have nothing nice to say, then say nothing at all."
-Mother

5/28

Margaret Donnelly

Margaret Donnelly Guidance Counselor

Guidance

"Set a good example."
-Daddy

3/17

Marsha Poore

Marsha Poore Project BASIC Coordinator

Project B.A.S.I.C. Guidance

 

 

Kim Hassler

Photo Not Available

County Technology Technician

"What a computer is to me is the most remarkable tool that we have ever come up with.  It's the equivalent of a bicycle for our minds."
-Steve Jobs

3/24

Kim Long

Kim Long School Bookkeeper

Accounting

"Nothing will work unless you do."
-Maya Angelou

8/16

Michelle Rimes

Michelle Rimes School Nurse

School Nurse

"Enjoy the little things.  For one day you may look back and realize they were the big things."

3/24

Jennifer Norrod

 

Jennifer Norrod School Secretary

Secretary

 

 

Officer Graham

Officer Terry Graham School Resource Officer

S.R.O

 

 

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Educational Assistants

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Melanie Collier

Melanie Collier ESL Educational Assistant

ESL Educational Assistant

"Imagination is more important than knowledge."
-Albert Einstein

5/5

Jerry Cooper

Jerry Cooper CDC Educational Assistant

CDC Educational Assistant

 

 

Donna Ashburn

Teresa Atnip CDC Educational Assistant

CDC Educational Assistant

 

 

Teresa Atnip

Teresa Atnip Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

 

 

Ashley Levesque

Ashley Levesque Pre K Educational Assistant

Pre-K Educational Assistant

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding.  Seek His will in all you do, and He will show you which path to take."
-Proverbs 3:5-6

9/5

Melissa Martin

Melissa Martin SPED Educational Assistant

SPED Educational Assistant

"You can do anything as long as you are willing to try."

8/17

Donna Mifflin

Donna Mifflin SPED Educational Assistant

SPED Educational Assistant

"Life is what you make of it, so live and dream."

11/17

Debbie Orme

Debbie Orme Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

 

 

Michelle Pagano

Michelle Pagano Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

 

 

Frances Phipps

Frances Phipps Pre K Educational Assistant

Pre-K Educational Assistant

"Don't cry because it's over.  Smile because it happened."
-Dr. Seuss

3/20

Pam Piercy

Pam Piercy SPED Educational Assistant

SPED Educational Assistant

"If you can't say something nice, don't say nuthin' at all!"
-Thumper from the movie Bambi

5/17

Beverly Ramsey

Beverly Ramsey Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

"Train up a child in the way he/she should go, and when he/she is old he/she will not depart from it."
-Proverbs 22:6

11/6

Debbie Whittle

Debbie Whittle Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

 

 

Cora Williams

Cora Williams Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

"It's hotter than a burnt boot!"

11/3

Michelle Partin

Michelle Partin Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

 

 

Chris Braddock

Chris Braddock CDC Educational Assistant

CDC Educational Assistant

 

 

Teresa Swafford

Teresa Swafford CDC Educational Assistant

CDC Educational Assistant

 

 

Lori Myers

Lori Myers Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

 

 

Debbie Green

Debbie Green Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant

 

 

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Cafe

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Arlene Woodson

Arlene Woodson Cafeteria Staff

Cafe

 

 

Teresa Kirby

Teresa Kirby Cafeteria Staff

Cafe

 

 

Teresa Badgley

Teresa Badgley Cafeteria Staff

Cafe

 

 

Theresa Oshner

Theresa Oshner Cafetera Staff

Cafe

 

 

Anna Mccoy

Anna Mccoy Cafeteria Staff

Cafe

 

 

Heather Debooy

Photo Not Available

Cafe

 

 

Tressie Smith

Tressie Smith Cafeteria Manager

Cafe Manager

 

 

Lisa Snead

Lisa Snead Cafeteria Staff

Cafe

 

 

Misty Stults

Misty Stults Cafeteria Staff

Cafe

 

 

Tammy Harris

Photo Not Available

Cafe

 

 

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Custodians

Name

Picture

Activities

Favorite Quote

Birthday

Rick Holderman

Rick Holderman Lead Maintenance Custodian

Lead Maintenance Custodian

 

 

Wayne Kindrick

Photo Not Available

Custodian

 

 

Steve Waldo

Steve Waldo School Custodian

Custodian

"Fire in the hole!"

11/10

Lindsey Whited

Lindsey Whited School Custodian

Custodian

"And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood or the gods of the amorires, in whose land ye dwell: But as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord."
-Joshua 24:15

1/24

Darren Brower

Photo Not Available

Custodian

 

 

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