Christina Parkes-Watson

 Christina Parkes-Watson

Phone: 919-494-2479 Ext. 287

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Christina Parkes-Watson

Fourth Grade Math Teacher - Room B-108

Christina Parkes-Watson is a certified, trained 4th Grade teacher at Franklinton Elementary School. She holds a Bachelors's in Primary Education. She has been teaching since 2011 but has worked with this institution since 2018. Her goal is to help each child entrusted in her care to reach their full potential not only academically but in all aspects of their lives such as their social and emotional needs. She is from Jamaica but is always open and willing to learn from and interact with people from different cultures. She is a team player who enjoys collaborating with all her colleagues, students and parents.

Canvas Page Link: Parkes-Watson - Math - 2019-2020

Amanda Hightower

 Amanda Hightower

Phone: 919-494-2479 Ext. 236

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Amanda Hightower

Fourth Grade Science Teacher - Room B-110

I am currently a 4th-grade science teacher. I have taught 3rd grade for 14 years. I love teaching math and science. In my free time, I am always with my daughter and we love going on adventures, dancing and playing board games.

Canvas Page Link: Hightower - Science - 2019-2020

Savannah Thigpen

 Savannah Thigpen

Phone: 919-494-2479 Ext. 237

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Savannah Thigpen

Fourth Grade ELA/S.S. Teacher - Room B-111

Ms. Thigpen teaches 4th grade ELA and Social Studies. After earning her Master's Degree in Intercultural Studies, she lived and taught abroad for 2 years in Turkey before returning to teach in the United States. She loves to read and travel and hopes to instill a lifetime love of reading and learning in her students.

Canvas Page Link: Thigpen - ELA/SS - 2019-2020