Willis Hare Elementary

Willis Hare Elementary School's

Pre-K Programs

Willis Hare Elementary School has two designated Pre-K Classrooms.  These classrooms currently serve 4 year-olds in the NC Pre-K and Title I Programs.  We have 4 staff members that work directly with our Pre-K students.  There is a teacher and a teacher assistant in each classroom.  There is also an ESL (English as a Second Language) instructor that works with our children that speak languages other than English.

Willis Hare Elementary School currently holds a 5 star license, which is the highest quality of educational services in North Carolina.  All of our staff members are highly qualified according to North Carolina State standards.

  Ms. Angela Whitaker works in one of our 4 year old programs that serves NC Pre-K and Title I children.  She is a native of Northampton County and has been working for Northampton County Schools for 25 years.  She graduated from Northampton High School East and attended Fayetteville State University where she graduated with a degree in Early Childhood Education.  She has always had a passion for educating and impacting the lives of our children because they truly are our future.   Ms. Regina Barnes is one of the teacher assistants at Willis Hare Elementary School.  She is a resident of Murfreesboro, NC.  She has two children, Hyshawn and Mya, who attend Northampton County Schools.  She is a 1986 graduate of NCHS East.  She attended Roanoke Chowan Community College, where she attained an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education.  She has been working in education for the last 10 years.  She truly enjoys working in the
Pre-K program at Willis Hare Elementary School.
 Washington Cathy McGee Washington works with 4 year old children in the Title I and NC Pre-K Programs.  She has been in education for over 20 years.  She has a Bachelor's Degree from Elizabeth City State University and a Master's Degree from Cambridge College in Massachusetts.  She is married and has one son, Steven.  Her motto is "I love my job!"  Vivian Perry not pictured

Vivian Perry works with our 4 year old students in the Title I and NC Pre-K Programs. She has worked with Northampton County Schools for several years. ....

Vanessa Person works with our 3 and 4 year old population.  She obtained her Master's Degree in General Education in August of 2008.  She also holds a Birth-Kindergarten certification.  She has over 11 years of experience working with children.  She enjoys traveling with her family.  She is married and has 2 sons.


Patricia Dickerson
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Patricia Dickerson works with our 3 and 4 year old population. She has worked with Northampton County Schools for a number of years.