Mrs. April Taylor



Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Elementary Ed. Master's Elementary Ed. AIG certified

Mrs. April Taylor

I have taught for the last 23 years in grades 6th, 5th, multi-age 2/3, 2nd, and 4th.   The past ten years I have been in the in 4th grade here at ECES.  I have spent 18 of my 22 years at ECES.  This is my second family.  I am the mother of Kamye, who is a freshman at Appalachian State and J.T. who is in middle school this year.  I enjoy reading, scrapbooking, and relaxing at the beach with my family.

I look forward to a great year with your child!

  •                                                             Here's to a Peaceful Year!




    Daily Schedule


    Arrival Time & Daily Warm-ups

    8:50 - 9:15

    Announcements & Morning Meeting

    9:15 - 9:55

    Science or Social Studies

    9:55 - 10:45

    Enhancements (see schedule below)

    10:45 - 12:30

    Reading & Writing Block

    12:30 - 1:00


    1:00 - 1:30


    1:30 - 2:40

    Math Block

    2:40 - 3:10

    Air Time

    3:10 - 3:45

    Continue working on any unfinished academics

    Working snack time


    Pack up to Dismiss



    Enhancement Schedule

    This year, we will have 6 enhancement classes for our students.  This means a 6-day rotation will be in place. Please remember to have your child wear appropriate footwear on the day they attend PE.  

    Day 1


    Day 2


    Day 3


    Day 4


    Day 5


    Day 6




    *sheet protectors

    *notebook paper


    *ear buds

    *page dividers

    *5 Marble journals (any color)



    This list may have additional items, but these will allow your child to be prepared for day one.

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  • Board approves 2019-2020 calendar

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  • JCPS Innovation Expo set for May 31

    Students and teachers from across the district will be showcasing their latest work at a special Innovation Expo on May 31. Individuals interested in participating in this event should submit a proposal online by May 1...

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