Mrs. Ashley Parker begins her first year at HBCPK as the Tues/Thursday Kindergarten Assistant, after a year of subbing and testing for our 4’s students. Ashley graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelors in Child Development, and got her Masters from George Mason in Early Childhood Education and a teaching license for PreK- 6th grade (previously taught 1st grade)….definitely well-qualified to be on the HBCPK team! Her children have attended our school, and her youngest will be in the K program this year. Ashley is married and has 4 children. The Parker family attends Park Valley Church. Mrs. Parker enjoys reading, crafts, decorating and most importantly spending time with her family. She is looking forward to loving your children as part of Team K this year!
Mrs. Marchand begins her 12th year at our school (1 year in Preschool and 11 years of our Kindergarten program). Tammy assists Team K on M,W,F. She also is our testing coordinator for all standardized testing. She has two children who are alumni of our preschool and kindergarten programs and is a longtime substitute teacher in the PWC public school system. She has her B.A. degree in Political Science from DePauw University and has her Early Childhood Endorsement from the State of Virginia. Tammy is Lutheran. She loves running, music, watching sports with her family, and cheering on the Baylor Bears University Softball Team where her daughter plays. She loves having an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young children.