Meet Mrs. Atkins
Mrs. Atkins has been a school counselor since 2003. She is married and has 2 dogs and a cat and lives in Chapel Hill, NC. Her daughter, Zoe, was born in October 2011. She grew up in Chapel Hill and attended Chapel Hill High School. She went to college at Furman University in Greenville, SC where she majored in Psychology. She attended graduate school at UNC.
Mrs. Atkins and her husband are huge Duke fans and attend every home football game. When they're lucky, they get to attend a basketball game too! Mrs. Atkins stays very busy at school but when she has free time she likes to read and enjoy warm weather.
Mrs. Atkins was named the 2007 School Counselor of the Year for Wake County Public Schools. In 2009, Mrs. Atkins was named the North Carolina School Counselor of the Year. She received her National Board for Professional Teaching Certification in 2009 as well. It was a good year!
Mrs. Atkins favorite day at school is the first day - there is so much excitement in the air as a new year begins!