• Fifth Grade


    Meet The Team

    Chris Curley | ccurley@wcpss.net | Twitter

    Mr. Curley is originally from a little town in upstate New York called Madrid. He is married to his wife Lindsey and together they have two daughters, Ava and Addison. They also have a furry family member, a chocolate lab named Jersey. He went to the State University of New York at Cortland where he played four years of hockey and achieved his BS in Health Education. Mr. Curley attended the State University of New York at Potsdam and earned his master in Childhood Education. Mr. Curley's favorite sports teams are the New Jersey Devils, New York Giants, and the New York Mets. He enjoys going to concerts, traveling with his wife, hanging out with the girls and Jersey, playing hockey and the drums, and wood working projects.

    Ann Douds | adouds@wcpss.net | Twitter

    Mrs. Douds is a native of North Carolina. She is married to Dennis Douds, a graduate of the University of North Carolina. They have one child, Donald James (DJ), who was named after both grandfathers and great-grandfathers. DJ is a sophomore at The University of South Carolina. Go Gamecocks! Mrs. Douds likes spending time on the beach while listening to Classic Rock and 80's music and reading the latest Harlan Coben or James Patterson thriller. She is a huge college football fan. She is a graduate of Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs, Georgia and Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina where she earned her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education.

    Rose Marnell | rmarnell@wcpss.net | Twitter

    Mrs. Marnell is a native North Carolinian. She was born and raised in Pembroke, NC. She earned her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education and a Master's Degree in Elementary Education with a concentration in Reading from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Mrs. Marnell met her husband, Jason Marnell, while attending college. They were married in 1999 and relocated to the RTP area to be closer to his family. Jason and Rose have two children, Cole, a student at Cape Fear Community College and Mallory, a sophomore at Apex High School. An interesting fact about Mrs. Marnell is that she is a member of the Native American Lumbee Tribe.

    Heather Brose | hbrose@wcpss.net | Twitter

    Mrs. Brose Not a native North Carolinian, she was raised in Texas where she graduated from the University of North Texas and then, flew the coop, to live in NYC where she met her German husband and ended up moving to Germany. They lived in and around Frankfurt, Germany for 17 years where she taught at various international schools. They have 3 daughters - Ella (@App State), Hannah (@App State), and Sarah (@Green Hope High School) all who were born and began school in Frankfurt. She LOVES camping, traveling, movies, and hanging with friends and family. Also, she is really enjoying getting to know so many new and interesting students and parents.

    Angela Wilson | awilson7@wcpss.net  |

    Ms. Wilson was born and raised in Winston-Salem, NC. She am currently living in Durham, NC with her husband, Amos. They have four children. She enjoys spending time with family, reading, and traveling.  Ms. Wilson attended North Carolina Central University and received her degree in Early Childhood Education and a Masters in Business Management. She have over 25 years in education. She is looking forward to this year.