With a positive mindset and a commitment to encouraging academic as well as character growth, we approach every day with possibility and support for our scholars, ourselves, and each other.


Jim Leckrone

School Leader

Renee Meza Murphy

Director of Operations

Caroline Rhodes

Assistant Principal

Austin Moag

Assistant Principal

Lawrence Haywood

Dean of Students

Yasmine Woods

Associate Dean of Students

Kiandra Young

Associate Dean of Students

Abby Barton

Director of K-2 Reading

Arlyn Gilmore

Director of 3-5 Reading

Dr. Almetric Terry

Recommitment Room Supervisor

Jackie Ross


Hangama Wahidi

Office Manager

Evan Yates

Assistant Principal

Katie Broderick

Science and Data Coach


Gaughan, Shelly

Lead Teacher | TN

Tibbs, Emily

Associate Teacher | TN

Davis, Lynne

Lead Teacher | University of Washington

Lipscomb, Melanie

Associate Teacher | University of Washington

Grant, Allison

Lead Teacher | UNC

Martindale, Brooke

Associate Teacher | UNC

Arnold, Alannah

Lead Teacher | CSUN

Smallbone, Emily

Associate Teacher | CSUN

First Grade

Devries, Megan

Lead Teacher | LSU

Jones, Max

Associate Teacher | LSU

Garrett, Macie

Lead Teacher | Texas

DiCorpo, Danielle

Associate Teacher | Texas

Fredericksen, Laura

Lead Teacher | Centre

Burney, Bethany

Associate Teacher | Centre

Holder, Corrine

Lead Teacher | Elon

Hasenmeuller, Anna

Associate Teacher | Elon

Second Grade

Montgomery, Caroline

Lead Teacher | Vanderbilt

Rienzi, Sarah

Associate Teacher | Vanderbilt

Sellers, Rachel

Lead Teacher | UGA

Pillatsch, Nicole

Associate Teacher | UGA

Pulliam, Megan

Lead Teacher | Memphis

Sisney, Jamiah

Associate Teacher | Memphis

Venable, Amanda

Lead Teacher | OBU

Guest, Kristin

Associate Teacher | OBU

Third Grade

Schicker, Sarah-Anne

Lead Teacher | Arizona

Dailey, Alexis

Associate Teacher | Arizona

Austin, Katie

Lead Teacher | Auburn

James, Alexis

Associate Teacher | Auburn

Kennedy, Brittnee

Lead Teacher | Tuskegee

Thompson, Alisandrea

Associate Teacher | Tuskegee

Milam, Jay

Lead Teacher | Miami

Barksdale, Nichelle

Associate Teacher | Miami

Fourth Grade

Kohlmoos, Eva

Lead Teacher | UVA

Ladd, Amber

Associate Teacher | UVA

Jeune, Brandon

Lead Teacher | Virginia Commonwealth (VCU)

Seguin, Kevin

Associate Teacher | Virginia Commonwealth (VCU)

Gaines, Molly

Lead Teacher | Emory

Collins, Ashley

Associate Teacher | Emory

Jacob, Ariel

Lead Teacher | Indiana

Salls, Jonathan

Lead Teacher | UTC

Fifth Grade

McCollum, Sarah

Lead Teacher | Clemson

Fields, Emily

Associate Teacher | Clemson

Norman, Mindie

Lead Teacher | UMiami

Johnson, Yasmine

Associate Teacher | UMiami

Servinsky, Laura

Lead Teacher | Michigan

Knowles, Emma

Lead Teacher | Michigan

Bury, Elizabeth

Lead Teacher | Colorado

Teller, Alana

Lead Teacher | Tulane

Related Arts

Staples, Jennifer

Art Teacher

Womack, Meghan

Music Teacher

Jones, Crystal

Physical Education Teacher

Student Support Services

Seguin, Claire

3rd-5th Grade Lead Teacher

Barnes, Lindsey

K-2nd Grade Lead Teacher

Fletcher-Tyson, Ayana

Associate Teacher

Guinane, Liz

Associate Teacher

Jones, Stacey

Associate Teacher

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