Jones, Kim (1st Grade)

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Teacher:  Kim Jones
Assistant Teacher:  Vona Robinson
(828) 683-2341

About your Teacher
Hello, my name is Kim Jones and I am so glad that you visited our website.  I have been teaching here at Leicester Elementary for 27 years.  I taught 10 years in Kindergarten and the last 17 years in first grade. 
I attended Appalachian State University for two years and finished my Bachelor of Science degree at Western Carolina University where I received my degree in K-6 Education with a certification in Reading. 
I have been married for 28 years to my husband Greg.  We have 3 children:  Dylan (history teacher at Erwin High School), a daughter-in-law, Jessica, (teacher at Erwin High School), Austin (Registered Nurse at Mission Hospital) and Allie Grace (Freshman at Mars Hill University ). I also welcomed my first granddaughter Lula-James on May 21st! I enjoy going to church, spending time with my family, and watching all types of sports!  

Mrs. Jones was named Teacher of the Year for 2010-2011.
About your Assistant Teacher
Vona Robinson has been my assistant for the past 17 years.  She has worked here at Leicester for 20 years.  She has 3 children:  Dillon (2010 Erwin Graduate), Garrett (Western Carolina University Graduate - 2015) and Austin (Mars Hill University Graduate - 2018).  Vona is married to Ricky and together have 7 boys and 6 grand children (all boys).   She enjoys being with her family,  working out and taking long walks with her dog Buddy and husband Ricky.  Mrs. Robinson was named Teacher Assistant of the year for 2009-2010.

Mrs. Jones in First Grade - 1975
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Mrs. Robinson in First Grade - 1975