Mrs. McKay

Phone: 919.934.8979


Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in Child Study, Birth-Grade 6 M.S.A Student @ ECU Part-Time Administrative Intern

Mrs. McKay

I hope you all have a Sizzling Summer break!!!

 It is great to work with children and be able to watch them learn and grow! This is my 5th year as a teacher at South Smithfield Elementary. I work in the Pre-K classroom, but love spending time getting to know ALL of our dynamic dolphins! I truly enjoy growing our school in Relationships, Relevance, and Innovation to be the best we can be! Have a DYNAMIC DAY!!

Important information about our DyNaMiC School....

Mission: South Smithfield Elementary School empowers students to reach their highest potential in the classroom and in the world by:

  • building relationships with others
  • acquiring knowledge through inquiry
  • making a positive contribution to society
  • being internationally-minded and
  • embracing diversity

Vision: South Smithfield Elementary School students will be prepared and inspired to make the world a better place.

Shared Beliefs:

  • We BELIEVE students are THE top priority – safety, success, and overall well-being
  • We BELIEVE all stakeholders are valued and respected
  • We BELIEVE commitment to professional growth and development is required
  • We BELIEVE continuous analysis is necessary to ensure SSE processes are benefiting student  achievement and growth
  • We BELIEVE parental involvement and engagement should be encouraged regardless of language or socio-economic status
  • We BELIEVE transparency is essential at all levels
  • We BELIEVE establishing relationships, providing relevant learning opportunities and  using innovative teaching techniques
  • We BELIEVE in personalized learning
  • We BELIEVE we are DYNAMIC!

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