Elementary Level Instructional Team

  • Vision: Empower educators to deliver quality instruction to all students in a safe, caring environment.

    Mission: To design and facilitate instructional support, build positive relationships, promote collaboration and assist teachers in meeting the instructional needs of the students they serve. 



Degrees and Certifications:

BS in Elementary Education (K-6) - Appalachian State University MA in School Administration - Gardner-Webb University Ed.D. in Educational Leadership - Gardner-Webb University

Dr. Lesa Widener

Dr. Widener is the former Title I Director and is currently serving as Elementary/Title I Director. She received her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Gardner-Webb University in May, 2014 and this is her 30th year in education. Dr. Widener has always lived in Caldwell County and attended Caldwell County Schools as a student. She has taught elementary school in grades 1, 2, and 4. Previously, she has served as a Curriculum Coach and Assistant Principal.