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Grade Level/Subject Taught/ Position:
4th Grade
What year did you start working at Clyde Elementary School?
Personal work experience and past careers:
I have worked as a teacher in grades 3rd, 4th, and 5th. I have taught in Winston Salem, Asheville, and Haywood County.
I have a husband, named Roger. I also have two daughters who also attend Clyde Elementary.  We have a dog, named Lola.
Where are you from?
I grew up in a military family, so I am from many places, but I call Haywood County “home”.
I love thrift store shopping, visiting the beach, traveling, and swimming!
Fun Facts about you:
I grew up in many places, including Okinawa, Japan! I love swimming and the water- I have worked as a lifeguard and water safety instructor. I don’t like heights! I love to read biographies.

Contact Information

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

Contact Us

  • Clyde Elementary School
  • Byron Burnette, Principal
  • 4182 Old Clyde Rd. Clyde, NC 28721
  • 828.627.2206
  • 828.627.1471