Phone: 704-296-0320 Extension: 6401
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Kate Earp
Mrs. Kate Earp begins her principalship at Poplin Elementary with a diverse educational background. Her experiences range from teaching, coaching and instructional leadership at the elementary level. Mrs. Earp graduated with a degree in Elementary Education from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
While teaching second and third grade in High Point, Mrs. Earp participated in a technology grant awarded by Apple, to provide each student with an Ipad. Instruction was technology based and this gave Mrs. Earp the tools to use data driven instruction on a daily basis to guide student achievement and learning.
Mrs. Earp's work as an Interventionist and Math Curriculum Coordinator at Benton Heights Elementary School, and as Assistant Principal at Poplin for the past four years, has given her valuable experience in working with teachers to provide educational experiences rich in rigor and relevance.
Mrs. Earp is excited to begin the school year! She believes the Poplin community works diligently to build a culture that is warm and inviting to all families and looks forward to continuing all the wonderful initiatives that Poplin staff and students embrace daily!