Get to Know the Apple of Our Eye; Celebrating Teachers All Year Long!

Ms. Ricketson - Teacher of the Month (January)
Ms. Ricketson - Teacher of the Month (January)
Primrose School of Dunwoody selects Ms. Ricketson as the Teacher of the Month for January!

Ms. Ricketson shares her Primrose experience:

“Hello, everybody!  I am so thrilled to be chosen as January’s Apple of Our Eye.  I am the Pre-K II and Kindergarten teacher.  I came to Primrose of Dunwoody in August of 2013, and I have been full of joy since I became a member of this wonderful team.  I entered into this position with 5 years of experience teaching elementary school in Fulton County.  I took a brief hiatus from teaching to try my hand at a different career, but I soon began to miss teaching and working with children.  Now, I have found my place at Primrose of Dunwoody.  I absolutely love teaching here.  It is so great to have supportive owners, director, and assistant director.  The students are polite, respectful, and hard working.  The parents are involved and helpful.  The curriculum is interesting and challenging for the students.  All of these things have allowed me to really focus on teaching and reaching all of my 

Outside of our school, I dedicate the majority of my time to my daughter.  My daughter, Grace, is 11 yrs old, in 6th grade, and passionate about dancing.  She is part of Atlanta Dance Theatre, which is a performing ballet company.  In part of our commitment to the company, I volunteer a lot of my time to help, especially during show weeks.

When our time isn’t focused on a performance, my daughter and I enjoy relaxing.  We usually do this by reading or watching movies.  During the summer time, you can usually find us down by the pool all the day long.  We also enjoy traveling to see nearby friends and family.”

Congratulations to Ms. Ricketson!

To learn more about the great teachers at Primrose School of Dunwoody, visit us at 5050 Nandina Lane in Dunwoody, www.PrimroseDunwoody.com or call 770.396.8266.

About Primrose Schools®
Founded in 1982, Primrose Schools is the nation’s leader in providing a premier educational child care experience in more than 260 schools in 17 states. Each Primrose is independently owned and operated by our Franchise Owners. They partner with parents to help children build the right foundation for future learning and life, and offer an environment that helps children have fun while nurturing Active Minds, Healthy Bodies and Happy Hearts®.  

The Balanced Learning® system, consistently delivered in all Primrose Schools nationwide, is designed to provide high quality educational experiences to support children’s social-emotional, cognitive, creative and physical development.  It is made up of an exclusive standards-based curriculum that enables teachers to help children gain the knowledge and 
skills that will enable them to move successfully from one level of development to the next as well-rounded individuals. The system also offers developmentally appropriate materials and equipment for all classrooms; multiple forms of assessment; and extensive training for teachers.   

Primrose is the first early childhood education organization in the country to receive AdvancED Corporation Systems Accreditation under the new Standards for Quality Early Learning Schools. This accreditation ensures all Primrose schools meet the highest quality standards and shows they are continually improving student learning. Primrose Schools stands behind its commitment to deliver an exceptional early childhood experience with the 
Primrose Guarantee, a parent’s assurance of complete satisfaction. For more information, visit www.PrimroseSchools.com.


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