Staff Directory


Charles A Fuller - Principal


Dr. Fuller has been an educator for 32 years, the first 16 of those as a science teacher.  After transitioning into administration, he served as the principal of Franklinton High School in Franklin County for almost 10 years.  Most recently, he held the position of Director of Secondary Education in Franklin County, working directly with all of the middle and high schools, primarily in the area of curriculum and instruction but in various other capacities as well.  Mr. Fuller received his Bachelor of Science from Appalachian State University majoring in health and physical education with a minor in physics.  He then earned his Master of School Administration degree from UNC-Greensboro.  Recently, he received a  degree of Educational Doctorate in the area of Administration and Supervision from N.C. State University.  Mr. Fuller and his wife, Veronica, recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary.  They are blessed to have in our lives a son and a daughter, and her husband.

mwilsonMelissa Wilson
- Assistant Principal

Mrs. Wilson taught middle grades science and social studies in La Grange, NC after earning her Bachelors in Agricultural Education from NC State University. She obtained her Masters in School Administration at ECU through the NC Principal Fellows Program and served as an administrator at the high school and elementary levels for six years in Greenville, NC prior to relocating to Raleigh with her family in 2015. Mrs. Wilson and her husband are the proud parents of twins, Lauren and Jackson, as well as Emmett the dog. She’s a bonafide fan of Harry Potter, having lost count of how many times she’s read the series, and she holds out hope that her children will attend Hogwarts one day.

Erica Prentice - Assistant Principaleprentice.16145120_std


Ms. Prentice received her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education (K-6) with a concentration in Environmental Science from the University of Wyoming.  She moved to North Carolina in 2011, where she taught third grade for Wake County Public Schools.  She then accepted the position as STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Coordinator at Lincoln Heights Elementary School.  As STEM Coordinator, Ms. Prentice helped to launch the program, leading her staff in professional development as well as modeling and co-teaching STEM integration in the classroom.  In 2013, her 7E Model Integrated STEM Unit was published by Wake County Public Schools and served as a foundation for their elementary STEM curriculum.  In March 2014, Ms. Prentice was chosen as a member of NC Department of Public Instruction’s NC STEM Review Team where she and other selected candidates review and evaluate STEM schools around the state.  Ms. Prentice has recently completed the Principal Fellows Program at NC State.  She and her husband, Bill, reside in Wake Forest.

Support Staff
Alston, JamesCustodian
Blocker, JamesTechnology Assistant   
Hargrove, JohnnyCustodian
Hewlett, SusanLiteracy   
Roland, Billie KayOffice   
Ruffin, ArtinaOffice   
Serpe, DodyData/Finance   
Sipala, NatalieCounselor   
Stanford, ChrisTechnology Manager   

Teaching Staff
Ecton, DonnaKindergartenEnglish & Social Studies
Mitchell, MeganKindergartenMath & Science
Plunkett, KathrynKindergartenMath & Science
Walters, DawnKindergartenEnglish & Social Studies
Bailey, KathyFirst GradeEnglish & Social Studies
Updike, NatalieFirst GradeEnglish & Social Studies
Crain, AnnaFirst GradeMath & Science
Jenny, VictoriaFirst GradeEnglish & Social Studies
Hand, TarahSecond GradeEnglish & Social Studies
Isham, RichardSecond GradeMath & Science
Levine, SamanthaSecond GradeEnglish & Social Studies
Navarro, MichelleSecond GradeMath & Science
Braszo, LaurenThird GradeEnglish & Social Studies
Lecza, SherylThird GradeMath & Science
Otis, SarahThird GradeEnglish & Social Studies
Robinson, AmeliaThird GradeMath & Science
Cottrell, SaraFourth GradeSTEAM
Deutsch, SaraFourth GradeEnglish
Long, JenniferFourth GradeMath
Schuchman, ChristinaFourth GradeScience & Social Studies
Burton, EthanFifth GradeScience
Byrd, JenniferFifth GradeSTEAM
Pierce, MirandaFifth GradeMath
Sheppard, AmyFifth GradeEnglish
Bland, TerrySixth GradeEnglish
Murphy, TaKiraSixth GradeMath
Pianelli, JenniferSeventh & Eighth GradeMath
Sheely, AmberSeventh & Eighth GradeEnglish
Prentice, BillKindergarten - Third GradesSTEAM
Chabot, MichaelKindergarten - Fifth GradesArt
Walton, JodieKindergarten - Fifth GradesMusic
Xia, IreneKindergarten - Fifth GradesMandarin
Ziminski, MattKindergarten - Fifth GradesPhysical Education
Drew, YvonneSixth - Eighth GradesSocial Studies
Hood, AndriaSixth - Eighth GradesPE & Health
Huang, ShuSixth - Eighth GradesMandarin
McClintock, BrianSixth - Eighth GradesPE & Health
Swain, MatthewSixth - Eighth GradesSTEAM
Wang, BellaSixth - Eighth GradesMandarin
Wilson, ColeSixth - Eighth GradesScience
Glace, LeannSixth - Eighth GradesArt
Riddle, PaulaSixth - Eighth GradesMusic

Exceptional Children
Carlton, SonjiEC Teaching Assistant   
Everitte, CassondraEC Teacher   
Phillips, KellyEC Teacher   
Snyder, JenniferEC Teacher   
White, LaurenEC Teacher   
Wujcik, JosephineEC Teaching Assistant