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
Blakeney , Jason Physical Education 902-462-6030
Card, Brooks Music & Band Teacher 902-462-6030
Downey , Erica Grade 3/4 902-462-6030
Head, Chris Grade 2/3 902-462-6030
Kibwaa, Alicia 50% Early Literacy Support & 50% Reading Recovery 902-462-6030
LeBlanc, Amie Grade 6 902-462-6030
LeBlanc, Nathan Grade 1/2 902-462-6030
MacArthur, Crystal Primary 902-462-6030
Marshall, Kathy Phys. Ed.
McIntyre, Meghan Grade Primary 902-463-6030
Pinaud, Ms. Erin Art (Wednesdays- Thursday & Friday PM) 902-462-6030
Simmons, Jean Grade 4/5 902-462-6030
Smith, Maureen Pre-Primary
Spackman, Caitlin Learning Centre 50% and 50% Grade Primary 902-462-6030
Stoffer, Jasmin Learning Centre 902-462-6030
Wilkie , Charmaine 100 % Resource 902-462-6030

Support Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Fougere, Jennifer Schools Plus Assistant Leader 902-483-8367
Beals, Amanda Night Custodian
Beals, Ashanda EPA 80%
Cain, Sheldon African Nova Scotian Student Support Worker
Downey-Saunders, Ms. Stephanie Schools Plus Outreach Worker 902-462-6031
Fraser, Mrs. Lesley EPA 80%
Johnson, Mr. Allister Adminsitrator/Program Coordinator of the Preston Area Learning Skills Society (Adult Education)
Kervin, Ms. Terri School Speech Language Pathologist
Provo, Caprice EPA 80%
Skeete, Melodie School Social Worker 902-237-3678
Smith , Garmin Caretaker 902-462-6081
Smith, Ms. Gilda EPA 80%
Thomas, Mrs. Juliette Dalhousie Dentistry Assistant/Coordinator Community Site
Vemb, Mrs. Angela School Librarian (Wednesdays)