Emma L. Minnis Junior Academy

Preparing. Building. Educating for Christ.

Faculty & Staff

Full-time Faculty

 

 

Klossmeryl Francois 

kfrancois@elminnisacademy.org

Head Teacher, Grades 1-4

Education

  • Master's Degree: Education with Emphasis in Literacy
  • Bachelor's Degree: Elementary Education       
  • Professional Teaching Certificate: Endorsements
    • Kindergarten to Grade 8
    • Mathematics, Science, Religion and History     

Experience

  • 17 Years Teaching  at Ephesus Jr. Academy (Birmingham, AL)
    • Vice Principal (2 years)
    • Lead Teacher for Elementary (4 years)

 

Jacqueline Maddox

jmaddox@elminnisacademy.org

Teacher, Pre-K & Kindergarten

Education

  • Master's Degree: Art Education & Special Education
  • Bachelor's Degree: Sociology
  • Professional Teaching Certificate: Endorsements
    • Cognitive Impaired and LBD (KY & MI)
    • Conditional-Elementary Education (North American Division-SDA)

Experience

  • 16 years
    • Teacher, Special Education/Resource Room
    • Teacher, Paraprofessional in various school systems

 

Courtney Stokes

cstokes@elminnisacademy.org       

Teacher, Grades 5-8

Education

  • Master's Degree - Adult Education

  • Bachelor's Degree - History

  • Professional Teaching Certificate: Endorsements

    • History

    • Conditional - Elementary Education (North American Division-SDA)

Experience

  • 10+ years of teaching

 

 

Part-time Staff

Wallace Brawner

 

After School Care Coordinator

Charles Smith

Facilities & Maintenance  

 

Janis Mallard

minnisadmin@elminnisacademy.org

Administrative Office 
Upshaw Briggs
Music Instructor