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New Teachers for 2015-2016
This year we have new classroom teachers at Prospect! Ms. Taylor Williams is our new kindergarten teacher; Ms. Shelia Nyman is our new second grade teacher; Ms. Heather Johnson and Ms. Kelsey Kukor are our new third grade teachers; Ms. Kathleen Darnell is our new fourth grade teacher, and Ms. Elizabeth Tilley is our new fifth grade teacher.
Ms. Williams is from Charlotte and just graduated from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte! A fun fact about her is that she is the second oldest child of seven in her family. Ms. Williams is very excited to work with the Prospect community and be part of the team.
Ms. Nyman is “eager to get to know the parents and students” at Prospect. She was born in Africa and moved around a lot growing up. She graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah, Georgia and speaks Italian!
Ms. Johnson is from Charlotte and graduated from Appalachian State University. This will be her tenth year teaching. Mrs. Johnson and her family moved to the Prospect area two months ago. She is excited to be at Prospect and looks forward to many more years here!
Ms. Kukor is excited to do her first year of teaching at Prospect. She is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and from Indian Trail. An interesting fact about her is that her favorite place to travel is Brazil.
Ms. Darnell is from Concord, North Carolina and graduated from Appalachian State University. A fun fact about her is that she likes white water rafting! Ms. Darnell says she is “happy to be here and excited to be teaching.”
Ms. Tilley is from Jonesboro, Arkansas and received her Master’s degree from The University of Arkansas in Little Rock. This will be her third year teaching, but her first year teaching fifth grade. A fun fact about Mrs. Tilley is that she has three sisters, which makes them like “Little Women”. Mrs. Tilley is excited to be here and can’t wait to start the year!
We are excited to have Ms. Williams, Ms. Nyman, Ms. Johnson, Ms. Kukor, Ms. Darnell, and Ms. Tilley join the Prospect family!
Written by: Megan Hill - Media Specialist
Posted: Aug 21, 2015 by Megan Hill