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Mrs. Loretta Harrington

Mrs. Harrington earned her BA in Elementary/Early Childhood Education from Southern Wesleyan University in Central, SC. She loves teaching and this will be her 7th year with Gaston County Schools.  She is married and has 2 boys who will be going into 6th grade and 3rd grade this year. Hobbies include reading, running, antiquing, and spending time with family and friends. 

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Ms. Julia Overcash

Ms. Overcash earned her BS in Elementary Education through East Carolina University. This is her first year teaching and she is so excited to begin her career. She is a native of Gaston County and is looking forward to teaching in her home community. In her free time, she loves to spend time with family and friends, go out to eat and relax at the beach!
 
"In a world where you can be anything, be kind." - Unknown

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Ms. Stephanie Plonk

Ms. Plonk has taught for Gaston County Schools for 18 years and feels blessed to have called Bessemer City Primary home for most of those years. She lives in Mt Holly with her dog, Charlie. Ms. Plonk loves being with people and helping them learn and grow. In her spare time she reads, knits, and spends time with friends and family.

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Mrs. Andrea Pruett

Degrees Earned: B.A . in Elementary Education with Birth-K Add on

College/University Attended: UNC-Charlotte

Family Info: My husband Brian and I have been married 25 years. Our son Patrick is a college student and our daughter is an upcoming eleventh grader.We also have a spoiled rotten tiny toy poodle named Rocky.

Hobbies/Interests: Traveling with my family, reading, looking on pinterest, spending time with friends and church activities.

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Mrs. Angela Rimmer

Education: Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education: Belmont Abbey College &Trauma-Informed Teaching Certificate: East Carolina University

Family Info: I am married and have adult sons. Both attended (or are currently enrolled in) NC State University) Go Pack! I am also a dog mom to a chocolate lab named Maggie a.ka. Hurricane Maggie. 

Hobbies: Reading, Playing with my dog, and all things crafty. 

Favorite Quote: "A person's a person, no matter how small."- Dr. Seuss

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Mrs. Katie Tuminello

Mrs. Tuminello earned her BA in Elementary Education from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. I have a wonderful husband Tony. We have three dogs-Bo, Remi and Lucy. I love spending time with my family, out by the pool or gathering together to cookout. I also enjoy being outside, looking for new recipes and cooking and traveling. 

" Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody." Kid President


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Ms. Denise Baum

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Ms. Lorene Edwards

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Ms. Melinda Holland

Ms. Holland attended Gaston College and earned her Early Childhood degree and Credentials I and II. She is blessed with two wonderful children. Kelsey is married and works as a paralegal. Travis teaches at the alternative school. Both of her children attended BC Primary and loved it! She has lived in Bessemer City her entire life, graduated in 1984 from BCHS and feels fortunate to work and live in her community! She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, camping, fishing, and anytime she can go to the coast... is a GREAT day!

"Love the life you live... live the life you love." Author unknown

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Ms. Erica Lee

Hi, my name is Ms. Erica Lee and I'm a first year teacher assistant. I am actually a Bessemer City Primary alumni and I'm so excited to come home to the hive! I also graduated from North Gaston High School and attended Gaston College. I have an 11 year old son named Cooper and together we have four pets- two dogs and two cats. In my free time, I love to read, shop, travel, and watch TV. I'm so excited to be a part of the Bessemer City Primary family!

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Mrs. Angie Martin

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Mr. Ronnie Stinson