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Kellie Burton

Murphy Elementary School Pre-K
Kellie Burton and Margaret Soik

About the Teachers

Mrs. Kellie and Mrs. Margaret are excited about our year in Pre-K! Things are going great and we are enjoying working with each student and family. 

Mrs. Kellie has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Mars Hill College. She has also obtained Birth Through Kindergarten Licensure, a Master's Degree in Elementary Education from Western Carolina University, and National Board Certification. 

Mrs. Margaret has an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education. She has lots of expericence teaching in daycare and public school settings. 

Contact Info


School phone: 828-837-2424

Nightly Homework

Please read and record books in the planner each night.  Talk with your child about the book.  You can talk about:

*author/ illustrator

*title page


*ask questions/discuss the story

*identify letters/numbers

*identify colors


*relate the story to your own life/experiences

We are working on these concepts


*rhyming words


*drawing a person



*letter and number recognition