Judy Bennett is our 5th grade teacher She taught special education for thirty-five years and recently retired from Clinton Public Schools where she taught for twenty-one years. She is married to Tommy Bennett and has lived in Clinton for the past 22 years. She has two children, Jessi, who is married, and Ben. She has two dogs, Allie and Sidda. She loves going to the beach, working in the yard, and reading.
Kristy Buchanan is our School Counselor as well as our 7th and 10th grade World History teacher. She studied English and History in college, earning a B.A. from Mississippi State University and a M.Ed. in School Counseling from Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA. She is a military wife and mother to a 7 year old little girl.
Amy Carter is our second grade teacher. She studied English in college, earning a B.A. from Belhaven University and a M.A. from Mississippi College. She was formerly a kindergarten/first grade teaching assistant. She and her husband, Jason, have three children, and she enjoys reading and crafting in her spare time.
Kim Crosby is a graduate of Mississippi State University. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences. She teaches English and Science courses at Mt. Salus. Kim enjoys watching the MSU Bulldogs play with her husband , Kyle, and working on crafts for their home.
Debbie Davidson, the school’s secretary, is in her tenth year at Mt. Salus. She holds a B.S. in Business Education from Mississippi State University. She enjoys playing tennis and watching her hummingbirds.
Richard Elam is in his eleventh year at Mt. Salus and serves as our Athletic Director and coaches boys basketball. In addition he also teaches Government, Mississippi History and U.S. History. He holds a Master’s degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. In his spare time you can find Coach Elam enjoying the outdoors, hunting, fishing and gardening.
Patty Fyke is our 1st grade teacher. She has forty-two years of teaching experience and loves Mt. Salus. She has a B.S from Mississippi University for Women and graduate hours from Mississippi State University. Mrs. Fyke loves spending time with her two sons, 2 daughters-in-law, and six grandchildren.
Elizabeth Hawkins, who is in her fourth year at Mt. Salus, teaches 3rd grade. She is a Clinton native, has a real passion for teaching and in her spare time enjoys playing tennis and spending time with friends and family. She holds a degree in Elementary Education.
Theresa Kinsey teaches high school science and is in her twelfth year at Mt. Salus. She has a B.S. in Chemistry and a Masters in Geosciences from Mississippi State University. She resides in Clinton and enjoys cooking, gardening and playing with her dogs – Maggie and Jetta.
Hannah Miller is teaching Math, Social Studies, and Math ACT preparation. She is also the Cross Country coach. She is a member at Providence Presbyterian Church and enjoys running in her spare time. She plans on completing her Master of Math Education in 2017.
Frances Moseley teaches high school English and English Comp. I and II. She has over thirty years of teaching experience, mostly in private schools, and received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Secondary Education from the University of Mississippi. Miss Moseley lives in northeast Jackson and is a member of Pear Orchard Presbyterian Church in Ridgeland. At POPC, she is a part-time staff worker in the nursery and is a member of Ruth Circle Ladies Bible Study. She enjoys reading, watching old movies, and needlework in her spare time.
Andrea Perkins is in her twenty seventh year at Mt. Salus. She has a B.A. degree from Belhaven University and serves us in a variety of capacities. She works in the office, the library and works with the 3rd and 4th grade math enrichment program.
Martha Roth teaches 4th grade and is in her ninth year at Mt. Salus. She holds a Bachelors in Elementary Education and Special Education from Mississippi University for Women and a Masters Degree in Elementary Education and Special Education from Mississippi State University. Her favorite pastime is playing with her four adorable grandchildren. She loves to read, hike in the mountains and eat good food!
Kim Yelverton teaches K4 and K5 and is in her fifteenth year of teaching. She holds a B.S. in Elementary Education from Mississippi College. In her spare time she enjoys reading, gardening, decorating and taking trips to the beach with her family.