Third Grade Team

  • Welcome to 3rd grade! We are excited to be your teachers this year. In 3rd grade, you’ll find an energetic and enthusiastic group of teachers. Take a few moments to learn more about each member of the third grade team.

    Grade Level Chair: Ms. Brush: is originally from St. Louis, Missouri. She also lived in Manhattan, Kansas prior to coming to North Carolina in 2012. She graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and a Master’s Degree in Special Education. She has been teaching since 2008, but has been at Penny Road since 2012. She enjoys spending time with her family, running, and being outdoors.

    Mrs. Knight: Grew up in Sanford, North Carolina and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education and Elementary Education. She is completing her National Board certification process in Literacy. She loves to travel and has spent time teaching in Costa Rica while studying abroad in college. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being at the beach and fishing, shopping, and reading a good book. Mrs.Knight loves being a PRE Panda!

    Mrs. Moore: I am a wife mother and a passionate teacher. Although teaching is my second go at finding my dream job, I love what I do. Originally from Wilmington North Carolina, the beach is my happy place. I graduated from UNC Charlotte with a degree in Early Childhood Literature and English. After a few years of office work I went back and obtained a dual license in Special Education and Elementary education from William Peace University. All of my free time goes into my family, in the fall you can find us at all of the NC State football games, and in the summer you can find us at the beach every free weekend.