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22-23 ECS Employee of the Month

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Elkin City Schools is proud to announce Mrs. Carla Henstock as the January Employee of the Month!

Carla Henstock is a virtual teacher at our Global E-Learning Academy in our district. Carla Henstock is an asset to the ECS district.  She is an Elkin graduate. Her commitment to teaching students and helping them reach academic success is always her priority.  In addition to teaching math for GLA for 4th and 5th grade, she uses her planning time to assist Mrs. Reed in English at EHS and volunteers after school to help Jr Beta for EES and GLA.  She is a true team player!

Elkin City Schools is proud to announce Mr. Jonah Christian as the December Employee of the Month!

Jonah Christian is the physical education teacher at Elkin Elementary School. Coach Christian, the PE teacher at EES and EMS boys basketball coach, is in his second year of teaching. A graduate of Elkin High School, Coach Christian is proud to be a leader in our district. He incorporates critical thinking, problem-solving, conflict resolution, and FUN in every class, every day. Students are always actively engaged during class time and  can’t wait to see what Coach has planned for their time with him. Coach Christian has created an EES PE social media page to highlight activities and celebate student accomplishments. We are proud of Coach Christian and his work to instill a love of active living in his students. Thank you, Coach Christian!

michelle billings
Elkin City Schools is proud to announce Mrs. Michelle Billings as the November Employee of the Month!
Mrs. Billings represents the best in Elkin City Schools. She is willing to help anyone with projects or tasks in order for things to operate smoothly.  Just recently, she volunteered to open the book fair for students and never stopped performing her own job responsibilities.  She also sorted, rolled and placed the faculty and staff member names on t-shirts for American Education Week without being asked!  Mrs. Billings is the epitome of a team-player! You'll never find her complaining about pitching in.  She is loved and we know she loves us because it shows in her kind actions and deeds.
Keshia Edwards
Elkin City Schools is proud to announce Mrs. Keshia Edwards as the October Employee of the Month!
Keshia Edwards was an impactful classroom teacher for many years, always meeting the varied needs of students through interesting and differentiated lesson plans.  Now entering year 2 as a school counselor for Elkin Middle, she has proven all over again just how much she loves students.  Mrs. Edwards devotes her day to serving students, helping them with obstacles they may be facing in life as well as teaching them how to become responsible citizens. She is an invaluable resource at Elkin Middle School and an asset to Elkin City Schools.  Congratulations, ECS Employee of the Month, Mrs. Keshia  Edwards. 
Elkin City Schools is proud to announce Mrs. Kara Renegar as the September Employee of the Month!
Mrs. Renegar is a 1st grade teacher at Elkin Elementary School. She has been with the school since 2011 when she joined our staff as a Teacher Assistant. In 2013 she earned her Bachelor's degree from Lees-McRae College and stepped into the classroom where she's been a perfect fit since. Mrs. Renegar works hard every day to ensure her students are engaged in rigorous learning that meets them where they are. She collaborates with specialists throughout the building to provide her students with the best support to meet their academic and developmental needs. Thank you, Mrs. Renegar for all you do for the students of Elkin City Schools. YOU are Elkin!