Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Suzanne Thompson
Suzanne Thompson graduated from The University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 2000 with a BA in Elementary Education and minor in Sociology. Following graduation, Mrs. Thompson moved back to her hometown of Charlotte, NC, to begin her teaching career. She taught first grade at Rama Road Elementary for five years and then transfered to Socrates Academy Charter School in Matthews, NC. Mrs. Thompson was the first teacher hired at the brand new Charter School in 2005. While she was obtaining her master’s degree in Educational Leadership, Mrs. Thompson became the Academy’s first Assistant Principal. In 2013 Mrs. Thompson accepted the Director of After School Program position with Union County Public Schools.
Mrs. Thompson currently resides in Indian Land, South Carolina with her husband Jason and their two young sons Ethan and Mason. She is looking forward to serving the students, staff and parents of Western Union Elementary.