Phone: 704-882-4303 Ext. 7405
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Ms. Kelly Marks was raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where she lived until she moved to North Carolina in 2004. Ms. Marks earned her Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from Bethany College in 1996, her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Point Park University in 2000, and her Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Wingate University in 2015. Ms. Marks began her education career in the North Hills School District, outside of Pittsburgh, PA assisting 4th-6th grade Special Education students. In 2004, Ms. Marks began working at Wingate Elementary in UCPS where she served as a 5th grade teacher, a 2nd grade teacher, and then moved into the K-5 Math Curriculum Coach position for her last three remaining years there. In 2014, Ms. Marks transferred to Sardis Elementary as the Curriculum and Instructional Coach for grades 3, 4, and 5. She served in this position for three years. During the 2017-2018 school year, Ms. Marks taught 3rd grade Math and STEM in Cabarrus County Schools. Ms. Marks is thrilled to return this year, to UCPS and the Sardis Elementary community, as the Assistant Principal.
Ms. Marks is engaged and will be married in June of 2019. Ms. Marks enjoys her very large, mixed-breed puppy, walking, and time spent on the lake or at the beach. Ms. Marks is extremely honored to help lead the Sardis community into another successful year!