• Welcome to Kindergarten!

    Kindergarten Staff

     

    Our Team: 

    Mrs. Kristen Scott

    Mrs. Bridgette Moody

    Mrs. Jamie Burdette

         Mrs. Burdette graduated from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro with her Bachelor's specializing in Pre-Kindergarten through 4th grade early childhood education. She continued her study of educating young children by attending Arkansas State University's graduate program obtaining her Master's degree in Theory and Practice of Education. Mrs. Burdette is multi-sensory endorsed, Effective Literacy and Cognitively Gudied Instruction Certified, and a National Board Certified Teacher. She is currently in her 13th year of teaching, all here at Lonoke Primary. She has taught 1 year in Pre-K, 9 years in 2nd grade, and currently in her 3rd year teaching Kindergarten. 

    Mrs. Tarah Ponder

         Mrs. Ponder graduated from Arkansas Tech University with her Bachelor's specializing in Pre-Kindergarten through 4th grade early childhood education. She is multi-sensory endorsed, Early Learning Literacy and Cognitively Gudied Instruction Certified. She is currently in her 8th year of teaching Kindergarten, all here at Lonoke Primary.

    Mrs. Sarah Grinnell

         Mrs. Grinnell graduated from University of Arkansas in Little Rock with her Bachelor's specializing in Pre-Kindergarten through 6th grade early childhood education. She continued her study of educating young children by attending Arkansas State University's graduate program obtaining her Master's degree in Theory and Practice of Education. Mrs. Grinnell is multi-sensory endorsed, Early Learning Literacy and Cognitively Gudied Instruction Certified, and a Consicious Discipline behavioral endorsed teacher . She is currently in her 19th year of teaching, 11th year here at Lonoke Primary. In addition to teaching Kindergarten, Mrs. Grinnell has also taught Pre-K.

     

    Miss Kristina Lewis

        Miss Lewis is a Lonoke graduate and graduated from University of Arkansas in Little Rock with her Bachelor's specializing in Pre-Kindergarten through 4th grade early childhood education. Miss Lewis is a multi-sensory endorsed teacher. She is currently in her 3rd year of teaching, all here at Lonoke Primary. She has taught 1 year in 2nd grade and currently in her 2nd year teaching Kindergarten. 

    Mrs. Heather Franks

        Mrs. Franks graduated from Henderson State University with her Bachelor's specializing in Pre-Kindergarten through 4th grade early childhood education. She continued her study of educating young children by attending Arkansas State University's graduate program obtaining her Master's degree in Educational Leadership. Mrs. Franks is multi-sensory endorsed, Comprehensive Literacy endorsed, Cognitively Gudied Instruction Certified, Early Learning in Literacy Certified, ELL (English Language Learner) Certified Teacher, and is currently in the Google Certified Classroom Teacher Program. She is currently in her 9th year of teaching, 4th here at Lonoke Primary. Mrs. Franks has taught 4 years in 1st grade and currently in her 5th year teaching Kindergarten, serving as the Literacy Curriculum Lead Teacher for Kindergarten, and the RTI (response to intervention) grade level lead teacher for Kindergarten.