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Grade Level/Subject Taught/Position:

Intensive Intervention Assistant

How long you have been with Clyde Elementary:

About 16 years

Personal work experience and past careers:

Before working with the school system I was a long distance telephone operator in Anchorage, Alaska, then earned my CNA certification from Haywood Community College, I volunteered at schools and worked as a PTA and PTO officer for several schools as my children progressed, I became a substitute teacher for Haywood County Schools and worked in the afterschool program at Meadowbrook Elementary School, I began my Assistant experience at Meadowbrook in the Haywood County Autism Classroom where I stayed until the class graduated to Middle Schools 6 years later after having moved to Clyde Elementary. At this time I became an Exceptional Children Resource Assistant where I used programs I had been trained in including Orton Gillingham Reading, Wilson Reading, and LLC to help in the knowledge which I strive to share with students today. In 2014 I became an Intensive Intervention Assistant  where I am today.

Kids/Family/Pets:

I have 3 children, 1 daughter and 2 sons who are all grown and I am raising 3 of my 4 grandchildren along with my husband of 39 years. I have 2 granddaughters and 2 grandsons. We have one dog named “Brownie” who is part pit and part who knows.

Where you are from:

I grew up in Haywood County just outside of Canton and attended Pennsylvania Avenue Elementary School, North Canton, Elementary School, Canton Junior High, Pisgah High School, and Haywood Community College.

Hobbies:

Piano, Organ, Reading, and crocheting.

Fun facts about you:

I lived in Alaska for 3 years and loved it there, I enjoy spending time with my family, I have traveled to 48 of the 50 United States, I played third base and catcher for Pisgah’s first girl’s softball team.

 

 

 

Contact Information

  • Position Title: Teacher Assistant
  • E-mail address: sgross@haywood.k12.nc.us

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  • Clyde Elementary School
  • Clint Conner, Principal
  • 4182 Old Clyde Rd. Clyde, NC 28721
  • 828.627.2206
  • 828.627.1471