Dawn Kinsey Staff Photo

Associate in Arts at Coastal Carolina

Bachelor of Arts Elementary Education(K-6)


Professional Mission Statement

As an educator I will support and nurture my students as they grow and mature into happy and productive students. I will provide a safe, secure , and loving environment that promotes strong leadership skills. In my ideal classroom you will find students engaged, building connections,and growing leadership skills.


I have been a kindergarten teacher for the last 15 years. Prior to my kindergarten experience I worked in a variety of teaching positions including pre-school,second grade,third grade, and fourth grade. I have enjoyed teaching all the grade levels, but kindergarten has been very rewarding! 

Leadership Roles/ Accomplishments: 

School Leadership Team Chairman(2 years)

Onslow County Schools Policy Committee(10 years)

Onslow County Teacher Academy(9 years)

North Carolina Teacher Academy(3 years)

UNCW Partnership Teacher

Mentor for new teachers

TPAI Certified

Job Ready Interns

Kindergarten Gradechair(5 years)