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Pre-K and Elementary

Teaching Staff
Oak Grove is staffed by a team of professional educators who work as partners with our homeschool parents.
 Kim Anderton
Lead Teacher - PreK
BA - Elementary Education, Middle Tennessee State University

Angie Simmons
Lead Teacher - PreK
BA - Early Childhood Education, MS - Education, University of Tennessee
 Kara Duckworth
Lead Teacher - Kindergarten 
BA – Historic Preservation, University of Mary Washington, MS – Teaching, Heritage University
 Lisa Anderson
Lead Teacher - First Grade.
BS - Elementary Education, The University of Tennessee
 Mary Ellen Starmer
Lead Teacher - Second Grade
BA - History, Hanover College, MS - Library and Information Science, University of Kentucky

Kimber Horenburg
Lead Teacher - Third Grade and
Elementary School Director
BA - Applied Ecology, University of California Irvine
 Sarah Metcalf
Lead Teacher – Fourth Grade
BA cum laude - Child Development & Learning, Maryville College
 Debra Wolfe
Assistant Teacher - Kindergarten
AS - Schoolcraft College
 Lori Herbert
Assistant Teacher – Second and Third Grade
BA - Psychology, Bryan College