- Antioch Elementary School (es)
- Meet Our School Administrators
Meet Our School Administrators
Tom Childers (Principal)
About Mr. Childers
Mr. Childers is a North Carolina native who has lived in Union County since 1991. During this time he has served as a teacher and coach at Sun Valley High School (1991-1998), a teacher at Wesley Chapel Elementary (1998-1999). In 1999 he worked at East Union Middle School as an Assistant Principal for one year. Then he moved to Wingate Elementary where he continued to work as an Assistant Principal for four years (2000-2004). In August of 2004, Mr. Childers moved to Marvin Elementary as an Assistant Principal and in December 2004 he was named to serve as the Principal for Sandy Ridge Elementary school in Waxhaw. After six years at Sandy Ridge Elementary (2005-2011), Mr. Childers was named the new Principal at Marshville Elementary where he served for three years (2011 - 2014). He then moved to Walter Bickett Elementary for two years (2015-2016).
Mr. Childers is a graduate of Appalachian State University and Winthrop University. He was married to wife Kelly in 1990 and has a son, Colby who was born in 1997. Mr. Childers believes that all children can learn and is dedicated to providing the best possible environment for learning. Parents are welcomed at Antioch Elementary and Mr. Childers believes that the school/community relationship is essential to a child’s success. Please don’t hesitate to contact Mr. Childers about concerns that you may have about the school.
Contact Mr. Childers
- Phone: 704-296-3005
- Email: email@example.com
Constance Kelly (Assistant Principal)
About Ms. Kelly
Ms. Kelly has taught 11 years in North Carolina working with elementary, middle and high school students in a variety of settings. She has her Masters's degree from Winthrop University and earned her administrative license through Wingate University. She has taught at Waxhaw Elementary, Weddington Middle School and Walter Oaks School, a residential treatment facility. She was an assistant principal at Sandy Ridge Elementary for two years working with Mr. Childers before her transfer to WBES in 2009. Ms. Kelly considers it an honor to be working at Antioch Elementary.
She has been nationally certified by AdvancED to chair accreditation teams and has enjoyed her participation on such visits. Ms. Kelly has been a certified trainer for Non-Violent Crisis Intervention. She received two levels of training from the Comer School Development Program at Yale University. She also continues her membership with the North Carolina Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. Ms. Kelly was a member of the first cohort for Growing Leaders From Within, a UCPS school executive program.
Ms. Kelly has lived in Union County for twenty-five years. She is the mother of four grown children and enjoys spending time with her family and pet, Ellie, a vivacious Rack Russell Terror/Terrier. She also enjoys a wide variety of activities outside the school setting.
Contact Ms. Kelly
- Phone: 704-296-3005
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org