Ann Allen, Fifth Grade Teacher
Ann Allen is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Georgia State University in Atlanta. She earned her teaching certificate through Columbus State University. She likes to find the perfect book for each student and loves it when she can surprise her students. She has been teaching at St. Luke since 2007. Before becoming a teacher, Ms. Allen worked in Human Resources and Labor Relations on both the business and consulting sides.
Amy Palmer, Fifth Grade Teacher
Amy Palmer is a graduate of the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. She also has a master’s degree and reading endorsement in Early Childhood Education from Columbus State University. Mrs. Palmer enjoys reading and running half marathons.
Anne Peebles, Fifth Grade Teacher
Anne Peebles is a graduate of the University of Georgia where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. She went on to receive her teaching certification from Kennesaw State University in Atlanta. Mrs. Peebles later earned her Master’s degree in Elementary Education from Troy State University. Outside of teaching, Mrs. Peebles enjoys reading and spending time with her family.
Melissa Wood, Fifth Grade Teacher
Melissa Wood is a graduate of Columbus State University where she received a degree in Middle Grades Education. She taught eighth grade Physical Science from 2010 through the 2015-2016 school year and is now part of the fifth grade team. Mrs. Wood enjoys spending time with her three children who attend St. Luke School, Early Learning Center and Preschool..