Phone: (828) 754-6941


Degrees and Certifications:

Associate in Arts-CCC&TI Bachelor of Science Elementary Education-Appalachian State University Master in Reading-Appalachian State University

Mrs. Marcia Kinley


  • Davenport A+ Elementary School - 5th Grade Teacher, 07/2019 to Present
  • West Lenoir Elementary School – 5th Grade Teacher, 07/2015 to 07/2019
  • Shuford Elementary School – Kindergarten Teacher, 02/2015 to 06/2015
  • Lower Creek Elementary School – Reading Specialist, 08/2013 to 01/2015
  • Rutherford College Elementary School – 3rd Grade Student Teacher, 01/2013 to 05/2013 

Favorite Book:

  • My favorite book is Wayside School is Falling Down.

Favorite Quote:

  • Responsibility before reward!


  • Remodeling, building furniture, and creating crafts.

Philosophy of Education/Short Message:

  • I believe that everyone learns differently, but everyone can learn. Sometimes it takes patience, determination and/or mistakes. However, as long as you keep trying you can and will succeed.