Area: 2nd Grade
Mrs. Long holds a B.S. in Elementary Education and a M.A. in Early Childhood Education from Pembroke State University (UNC-Pembroke). She taught for two years at ASSETS School in Honolulu, HI before moving to Roberson County, where she served for 31 years as a teacher at Pembroke Elementary School. Mrs. Long’s daughter,Taylor, is currently an Upper School student at the Academy.
Mrs. Reeder holds a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Campbell University and a master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Kansas State University. She has been teaching since 2008.
Mrs. Smith holds a B.S. from Methodist University. She has served the Academy since 1990.
Mrs.Thomas holds a B.A. from UNC-Greensboro. She teaches one of the two 2nd grade classes. Mrs. Thomas has served the Academy since 2005 and has been an educator since 1974.