Mrs. Marcia Kinley

Phone: 828-754-5161


Degrees and Certifications:

Associate Degree- CCC & TI Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Social Studies- Appalachian State University Master Degree in Reading- Appalachian State University

Mrs. Marcia Kinley


  • West Lenoir Elementary School – 5th Grade Teacher, 07/2015 to Present
  • Shuford Elementary School – Kindergarten Teacher, 02/2015 to 06/2015
  • Lower Creek Elementary School – Reading Specialist, 08/2013 to 01/2015
  • Rutherford College Elementary School – 3rd Grade Student Teacher, 01/2013 to 05/2013


Favorite Book:

  • My favorite book is Wayside School is Falling Down.


Favorite Quote:

  • Responsibility before reward!



  • Remodeling, building furniture, and creating crafts.


Philosophy of Education/ Short Message:

  • I believe that everyone learns differently, but everyone can learn. Sometimes it takes patience, determination and/or mistakes. However, as long as you keep trying you can and will succeed.