• Hello! My name is Patricia Simmons and I currently teach kindergarten! I am on my 9th year od teaching. I have taught kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 5th grade. I graduated with my undergraduate degree from UNCC with a major in Child and Family Development/Birth to Kindergarten Education. I graduated with my Masters degree from ECU with a major in Child and Family Development/Birth to Kindergarten Education as well. I have 2 daughters and 5 dogs. I love kids and teaching is my passion! I can't wait for a great school year with lots of fun and learning!