Mrs. Emily Makhija

Phone: (910) 893-9153

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Mrs. Emily Makhija

Instructional Coach

 

 

 

Ms. Janet Wilson

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Ms. Janet Wilson

Speech

She is not a lady who has only one aspiration. She has followed two specific endeavors thus far in her life.

She has a Bachelor's in Elementary Education with a Minor in Psychology. After teaching in Early Childhood and at the Elementary Level, she obtained a Master's of Science in Speech Pathology. She currently has 27 years of experience. Her work experience has included rehabilitation and public education work sites.

Working as a Speech Pathologist allows her to diagnose and treat communication disorders. Helping adults and students improve their communication skills is rewarding to her.

Lastly, she has flown the friendly skies as a flight attendant. It was a great way for her to meet interesting people and travel to many destinations.

She enjoys participating in church and many other vast activities, gardening, reading, traveling, and living a healthy lifestyle are some of the activities that she enjoys.

Mrs. Deanna Lyon

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Mrs. Deanna Lyon

ESL

Mrs. Lyon has spent most of her career teaching 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades in Harnett County. Five years ago she settled into the role as a K-5 ESL teacher; she loves working with students of all ages.
She graduated from Methodist College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. She also holds a North Carolina license in the area of Reading (K-12). In November 2015, she earned her Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction: Reading Specialist.

Mrs. Beth Fortner

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Mrs. Beth Fortner

School Counselor

Mrs. Fortner has been a School Counselor at South Harnett for 5 years. She graduated from Campbell University twice--first, with a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) and second with a Master of Arts (MA). Along with her teaching license, she is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPCA). She lives locally with her husband and their son.

Mrs. Maria Bristow

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Mrs. Maria Bristow

School Counselor

The mission of the School Counseling Program of Harnett County Schools is to empower all students to become productive and contributing members of society. In partnership with families, staff members, and the community, school counselors provide a developmental program that addresses the academic, personal/social and career development of our students.

Mrs. Dawn Doan

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Mrs. Dawn Doan

School Social Worker

School Social Work involves:

    •Providing support to students having difficulties with social,

      emotional and behavioral adjustments. 

    •Providing crisis intervention. 

    •Linking students and families to community resources/agencies.

    •Promoting regular school attendance

.   •Conducting home visits. 

    •Conducting assessments of student/family needs. 

    •Providing parent education. 

    •Meeting with parents to discuss concerns about their child

     and/or family situation. 

    •Establishing partnerships with community resources.