Nelson Whynder Elementary

Staff Directory

Communication between home and school is extremely important. Calls and emails sent to staff members will be returned within two business days.


Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Johnson McDonald , Anne Principal 902-462-6032
Thorpe, Angela Vice Principal 902-462-6030
James, Natasha Administrative Assistant 902-462-6030

Teaching Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Barry, Amy Guidance Counsellor
Card, Brooks Music & Band Teacher 902-462-6030
Cherrett, Josh Grade 4-5 902-462-6030
Head, Chris Grade 3 902-462-6030
Kibwaa, Alicia 50% Early Literacy Support & 50% Reading Recovery 902-462-6030
LeBlanc, Nathan Grade One 902-462-6030
MacArthur, Crystal Primary 902-462-6030
Marshall, Kathy Phys. Ed.
Palmquist, Jessica 100% Learning Center 902-462-6030
Pinaud, Ms. Erin Art (Wednesdays- Thursday & Friday PM) 902-462-6030
Simmons, Jean Grade 5-6 902-462-6030
Smith, Maureen Pre-Primary
Snooks, Julie Grade 2 902-462-6030
Tillett , Sarah 100 % Resource 902-462-6030

Support Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Beals, Amanda Night Custodian
Cain, Sheldon African Nova Scotian Student Support Worker
Downey-Saunders, Ms. Stephanie Schools Plus Outreach Worker 902-462-6031
Fraser, Mrs. Lesley EPA
Johnson, Mr. Allister Adminsitrator/Program Coordinator of the Preston Area Learning Skills Society (Adult Education)
Kervin, Ms. Terri School Speech Language Pathologist
Smith , Garmin Caretaker 902-462-6081
Smith , Julie 80% EPA 902-462-6030
Smith, Ms. Gilda EPA
Thomas, Mrs. Juliette Dalhousie Dentistry Assistant/Coordinator Community Site
Vemb, Mrs. Angela School Librarian (Wednesdays)