Inspiring active learners ​

                and responsible citizens

Crosscreek Charter School

306 Sandalwood Avenue, Louisburg NC 27549

​Phone: 919-497-3198   Fax: 919-497-0232

​​​Faculty and Staff (2016 - 2017)


Robin Jackson - Director

Years at CCS – 11, Total Years in Education - 26

    College: North Carolina StateUniversity

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Master of School Administration 

    NC Teaching License Area(s): Educational Leadership, Social Studies Grades 6-12, Math Grades 6-9


Rhonda Harris - Assistant to the Director

Years at CCS – 15

   College: St. Mary's College, Vance-Granville Community College 


Angela Brooks - Business Officer
Years at CCS – 15
   College: Vance-Granville Community College


Melissa Pressey - Administrative Assistant
Years at CCS – 4
   College:  Ferris State University

Lisa Peoples - Kindergarten Teacher
​Years at CCS – 5, Total Years in Education - 8
   College: Kennesaw State University

Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education
   NC Teaching License Area(s): K-6, Pre-K add-on


Jordan Garrett - Kindergarten Teacher

Years at CCS - 1, Total Years in Education - 3

College:  Louisburg College, East Carolina University

 Bachelor of Arts: Elementary Education

NC Teaching License Area(s):  Elementary Education (K - 6)


Nona Beckham - Kindergarten Teacher's Assistant
Years at CCS – 9

Mary Ross - 1st Grade Teacher
Years at CCS - 1, Total Years in Education - 22
College:  Meredith College

 Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
NC Teaching License Area:  Elementary Edication (K - 6)


Dee Dion - EC Paraprofessional

Years at CCS - 9


Megan Parrish - Grade 2

Years at CCS - 3, Total Years in Education - 9
College:  NC Central University

Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education
NC Teaching License Areas(s):  Elementary Education (K - 6)

Sherry Caldwell - Grades 1 & 2 Teacher's Assistant
Years at CCS – 11
   College: Mercer County Vocational Technical School for Graphic Arts and Communication, Mercer, Pa.

Kathryn Wilson - 3rd Grade Teacher
Years at CCS - 3, Total Years in Education - 6
College: Mount Olive

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education 
NC Teaching License Area(s): K - 6

Sarah Loftin - 4 & 5th grade Math & science teacher
Years at CCS - 1, Total Years in Education - 20
College: Appalachian State UNiversity

Bachelor of Science in Biology

Masters of Arts in Teaching with a Concentration oin Bilogy
NC Teaching License Area(s): Math (6-12), Science (6-12)


Rachael Sherwood - 4 & 5th grade English/Language Arts Teacher

Years at CCS - 1

College: Appalachian State University

Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies, Graduate Certificate in Middle School Teaching

NC Teaching License Area(s): Langauage Arts (6-9)


Deborah Pierce - Grades 3, 4 & 5 Teacher's Assistant
​Years at CCS – 9
  College: Louisburg College

Brian Miller - Grade 6 Band Teacher/Middle School Social Studies
Years at CCS – 2, Total Years in Education - 21
   Colleges: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, East caroliina University
Bachelors of Arts in History, Masters in Music Education
   NC Teaching License Area(s):  Instrumental Music
 K-12


Candy Adkins - Middle School Math and Science Teacher
​Years at CCS – 5, Total Years in Education - 25
   College: Appalachian State University

Master of Science in Excercise Science, Bachelor of Science in Special Education, Graduate Teaching Certificate in Middle Grades Science with a Minor in Math
   NC Teaching License Area(s): Special Ed K -12, PE K-12, Middle School Math and Science

Samantha Schloesser - Middle School Lanuage Arts/Social Studies Teacher
Years at CCS – 6, Total Years in Education - 9
   College: University of North Florida, BA in Communications, Minor in Fine Arts
   NC Teaching License Area(s): Language Arts (6-12), Middle Grades Social Studies (6-9),

National Board of Certification

Kris Hornick - Middle School Math Teacher - AIG Program
 Years at CCS – 11, Total Years in Education - 11
  Colleges: Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Meredith College

Bachelor of Science in Education, Master of Education for the Academically Gifted
   NC Teaching License Area(s): Elem. Ed. Grades K-6, Math Grades 6-8, Academically Gifted (K-12)


Geni Slaughter - Technology Teacher K - 8
Years at CCS - 1, Total Years in Education - 22

College: North Carolina State Univerity, Meredith College, East Carolina University

Bachelor of Arts in Business Management, Business Education Teacher Certification, Master of Education in Business Education

NC Teaching License Area(s): Computer Engineering Technology (6-12), Business and Information Technology Education (6-12) 


Brett Garrett - Physical Education Teacher Grades K - 8
Years at CCS – 2
   College: Lousiburg College, Chowan University

Bachelor of Science in Physical Education


Lisa Chandler - Exceptional Children's Teacher

Years at CCS - 2

College: Shaw University, Grand Canyon University

Bachelor Arts in Sociology and Criminal Justice, Master of Education in Special Education, Cross Categorical


Joi Brooks - EC Paraprofessional

Years at CCS - 2

College:  VGCC - Early Childhood Degree


Clair Jacobs - Exceptional Children's Teacher

Years at CCS - 1

College:  Mount Olive University, UNC Charlotte

Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education, Graduate Certificate in Special Education