Primrose School of Coppell

Our Staff

  • Mrs. Flanagin, Executive Director

    Mrs. Flanagin

    Executive Director

    Mrs. Flanagin began her career teaching at the Primrose School of Coppell in 2006 working as an Assistant Teacher in the Young Toddler, Early Preschool, and Pre-Kindergarten classrooms.

    In 2009, she was promoted to Lead Teacher in the Preschool 2 classroom where she continued to help the children blossom and learn for over three years.

    During this time, she continued to help train new teachers and work towards receiving her Childhood Associates Degree from the Childcare Education Institute. In 2013 she began as a manager at the Primrose of Valley Ranch location.

    Mrs. Flanagin later transferred to the Primrose School of Wellington as their Director of Curriculum.

    She is married with two children that both attend The Primrose School of Coppell.

    As the Executive Director, she yearns to continue to mentor others around her and influence those who strive to bring a nurturing and caring environment to the families of Coppell.

  • Ms. Walker, Director of Curriculum

    Ms. Walker

    Director of Curriculum

    Ms. Walker began working at the Primrose School of Coppell as a teacher in 2015.

    She has an Associate of Arts degree from Collin College with an Occupational Skills Certificate in the Child Development Associate field.

    Ms. Walker was promoted to the Director of Curriculum position in Frisco before transferring back to Coppell.

    Interesting side note, Ms. Walker attended the Primrose School of Coppell as a child!

    "I have always loved working with children, and I am so happy that I have the opportunity to do so here at Primrose. It is my goal to have every child excited to come to school each day. I am so excited to get to know you and your family! Serving as the Director of Curriculum helps me lead teachers in our curriculum to serve so many children."

  • Ms. Johnson, Director of Admissions

    Ms. Johnson

    Director of Admissions

    Ms. Johnson has always had a deep passion for children and Early Childhood Education. She is extremely thrilled to be able to continue pursuing these passions with the Primrose family!

    Ms. Johnson attended Texas Tech University (Go Red Raiders!), where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She then began her teaching career and obtained three Texas teaching certifications in the areas of: Special Education, English as a Second Language and General Education.

    Ms. Johnson eventually decided to take her love for mentoring others and management skills to the next level and left the teaching field to enter the world of private preschools. She gained her Director’s License has worked as a Center Director for five years.

    Ms. Johnson grew up in Coppell where she currently now resides.

    "I look forward to getting to know each and every person that makes up the Primrose family! I am eager to get to know all of you and make a difference in your children's lives."

  • Mrs. Ross, Kitchen Manager

    Mrs. Ross

    Kitchen Manager

    Mrs. Ross joined the Primrose School of Coppell in 2017 and has been working with children for the past 10 years.

    Mrs. Ross comes from a family of teachers and is very passionate about children and providing students the best education. She began with us in our Infant class before adding to her own family. Each day she brings joy to the children of our school by providing nutritious meals.


  • Mrs. Taji, Degreed Young Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Taji

    Degreed Young Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Taji joined the Primrose School of Coppell in 2015 with over 20 years of teaching experience!

    She was an Assistant Principal of an Elementary School and Middle School in her home country.

    Mrs. Taji is a certified Cosmetologist and worked for a disability company for 8 years.

    She enjoys helping at the local Coppell Community Garden in her spare time.



  • Mrs. Hinojos, Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Hinojos

    Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Hinojos joined the Primrose School of Coppell in 2018.

    She has extensive experience working with young children and is valued member of our infant team!

  • Ms. Iommi, Older Infant Teacher

    Ms. Iommi

    Older Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Iommi joined The Primrose School of Coppell in 2004.

    She has over 20 years of experience working in this industry and countless hours of training and early childhood certifications .

    She loves working with children of all ages, but you will see her in the infant room and delivering our Wonder Program curriculum to the infants!

    "I strive to be a very loving and nurturing teacher that goes above and beyond each and every day."

  • Ms. Korang, Infant Teacher

    Ms. Korang

    Infant Teacher

    Ms. Korang joined the Primrose School of Coppell teaching team in 2020.

    She has experience working with all ages and is currently leading children in the Older Infant classroom.


  • Ms. Somalinga(Ms. Rekha), Older Infant Teacher

    Ms. Somalinga(Ms. Rekha)

    Older Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Rekha Somalinga joined the Primrose of Coppell Team in 2018.

    She has a soon in middle school who once attended Primrose of Coppell. She is a passionate teachers with a wealth of experince

  • Ms. Torres, Young Toddler Teacher

    Ms. Torres

    Young Toddler Teacher

    Ms. Torres joined The Primrose School of Coppell in 2021, and has over 5 years of experience working with children and families.

    She resides in Dallas, Texas, and is currently leading the Young Toddler classroom. She is a wonderful and experienced teacher and the children love her!

    She is excited to grow and learn with the Primrose Team.

  • Ms. Ascano, Degreed Young Toddler Teacher

    Ms. Ascano

    Degreed Young Toddler Teacher

    Ms. Ascano joined the Primrose School of Coppell teaching team in 2021.

    Ms. Ascano is from Tulsa, Oklahoma, and graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in Early Childhood Education.

    She has worked with infants, toddlers, and preschool age children. She is excited to be a part of the Young Toddler teaching team.


  • Ms. Linder, Early Preschool Teacher

    Ms. Linder

    Early Preschool Teacher

    Ms. Linder joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in 2017.

    Originally from Pennsylvania, she moved to Texas to be with her mother.

    She is currently obtaining her bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education.

    "I love to watch children learn new things and see how they progress through the school year."

  • Ms. Luamba-Mennoh (Ms. Simmone), Early Preschool Teacher

    Ms. Luamba-Mennoh (Ms. Simmone)

    Early Preschool Teacher

    Ms. Luamba-Mennoh joined the Primrose of Coppell Teaching Team in 2020, and is excited to be the Assistant Early Preschool teacher.

    Originally from Cameroon, she moved here 11 years ago and currently attends North Lake College.

    Her past childcare experience includes working in the child ministry at her church.

    "I am so excited to be a part of the Primrose family and look forward to watching children learn and grow every day!"

  • Ms. Freeman, Preschool Pathways Teacher

    Ms. Freeman

    Preschool Pathways Teacher

    Mrs. Freeman joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in early 2021.

    She is originally from Daytona Beach, Florida, and currently lives in Dallas, Texas.

    She has over 30-years of experience working in the Private Preschool industry.

    Ms. Freeman has two sons and two grandchildren.

  • Ms. Lilly, Preschool Pathways Teacher

    Ms. Lilly

    Preschool Pathways Teacher

    Ms. Lily joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in 2021.

    She is currently working to obtain her bachelor degree in Biology!

    She has 4 years of experience working with children and families.

  • Ms. Sharpe, Degreed Preschool Pathways Teacher

    Ms. Sharpe

    Degreed Preschool Pathways Teacher

    Ms. Sharpe joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in early 2021.

    She graduated from University of North Texas with a degree in Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies, and a minor in Painting & Drawing.

    Ms. Sharpe's previous experience includes working as a Preschool Photographer and working in a Kid's Ministry.

    She enjoys painting murals & landscapes, working in graphic design, and photography!

  • Ms. Moore, Degreed Venture Program Support Teacher

    Ms. Moore

    Degreed Venture Program Support Teacher

    Ms. Moore joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in 2021 and is from Dallas, Texas.

    She is a graduate of the Sam Houston State University and has further plans to obtain her master's degree in Child Therapy.

    Ms. Moore's childcare experience includes working with children in the YMCA, and she is excited to be a part of the Primrose family where she can continue learning and gain even more experience.

  • Ms. Christian (Ms. Kiara)

    Support Teacher

    Ms. Kiara Christian began with the Primrose School of Coppell in 2021.

    She is a full-time support teacher and also works in her church childcare center.


  • Ms. Spizzirri, Degreed Preschool Two Teacher

    Ms. Spizzirri

    Degreed Preschool Two Teacher

    Ms. Spizzirri joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in early 2021.

    She graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2018.

    She joins the Primrose School of Coppell team with over 4 years of private preschool and early education teaching experience.

    " I am so excited to teach your children and watch them learn and grow!"

  • Ms. Ruiz (Ms. Bianca)

    Preschool Assistant Teacher

    Ms. Bianca Ruiz began with the Primrose School of Coppell in 2021.

    Her mother is valued teacher at one of our sister Primrose schools.

    She is currently working towards her Early Childhood degree and is teaching in our Preschool Classroom.

  • Mrs. Ali, Pre-Kindergarten One Teacher

    Mrs. Ali

    Pre-Kindergarten One Teacher

    Mrs. Ali joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in 2006 with over 10 years of previous experience.

    Mrs. Ali has been a Coppell resident since 2006.

    She s fluent in four languages and is a valued member of the tenured team.

    She enjoys shopping, cooking, watching movies and traveling.

    "I have a passion for teaching children and love watching their beautiful smiles. At the Primrose School of Coppell, I am able to make a difference in children's lives."

  • Mrs. Bourabah, Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

    Mrs. Bourabah

    Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

    Mrs. Bourabah joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in early 2021.

    Originally from Algeria, she is now a resident of the City of Coppell.

    She is currently enrolled at University of North Texas, to obtain her Bachelor's degree in Education.

    Her previous childcare experience includes teaching at an elementary school in Algeria and volunteering in a Pre-K program in Irving.

    Mrs. Bourabah's son also attends the Primrose School of Coppell.

    "Primrose of Coppell is amazing, and I am excited to have my son be a part of the program!

  • Ms. Warr, Degreed Private Kindergarten Teacher

    Ms. Warr

    Degreed Private Kindergarten Teacher

    Ms. Warr joined the Primrose School of Coppell Teaching Team in the 2021-2022 school year as the Private Kindergarten Teacher.

    Originally from Carrollton, Texas, Ms. Warr attended Texas A&M where she obtained a bachelor's degree in Communications and Journalism.

    Ms. Warr has also obtained her master's degree in Teaching and Elementary Education from Western Governors University.

    Ms. Warr's previous early childhood teaching experience includes teaching at a private Montessori school in the DFW area, student teaching in the Frisco ISD, and she has also served as a substitute teacher in the Plano ISD.

  • Ms. Walker, Support Teacher

    Ms. Walker

    Support Teacher
    Apple of Our Eye

    Ms. Walker joined our Primrose of Coppell Teaching Team in early 2021.

    She is a valued member of our teaching team and you will see her helping in all classrooms. She loves engaging with the children and creating a fun environment.

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Primrose School of Coppell

Hello, we are Leslie and Paul Graves, the proud owners of the Primrose School of Coppell. We live in Frisco and are Plano natives! We both attended high school in Plano an...

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