Primrose School of Edmond

Our Staff

  • Ms. McCracken, Director

    Ms. McCracken

    Director
  • Mrs. Hayter, Assistant Director

    Mrs. Hayter

    Assistant Director

    Mrs. Hayter has been a member of the Primrose School of Edmond since May of 2012. She has over 20 years experience teaching in the early childhood education field. She has been happily married to her husband Mike for 21 years and has two boys, Ryan aged 26 and Noah aged 15. They have three fur babies Coco, Lea (cats) and Koda (dog). Her favorite time of year is Fall when football season begins. Mrs. Hayter and her family are die-hard Oklahoma State (go Pokes!) and Greenbay Packer fans.

    The character Mrs. Hayter most relates to is Benjamin Bear because he stands for Generosity.

    "We make a living by what we get; We make a life by what we give" - Winston Churchill -

  • Ms. McCracken,     Ms. Tanner, Ms. Hayter, Management Staff

    Ms. McCracken, Ms. Tanner, Ms. Hayter

    Management Staff

    Ms. McCracken, Director; Mrs. Tanner, Owner; Mrs. Hayter, Asst. Director

  • Ms. A. Brown, Associate Director

    Ms. A. Brown

    Associate Director
  • Ms. Bowman, Chef

    Ms. Bowman

    Chef

    My name is Ms. Bowman, I am from Oklahoma City. I have been a member of the Primrose School of Edmond since 2008. In my free time I enjoy trying different types of food, flying my hot air balloons, working in my yard and going to the lake. My favorite children’s stories are Dr. Seuss books and Bi-Curious George. The Primrose character I most relate to is Ally the active bunny because I am always on the go whether it is at work serving the Primrose families or at home. One thing I look forward to each school year is watching the kids of Primrose grow up another year and learn new skills.

  • Ms. Cortes, Curriculum Coordinator

    Ms. Cortes

    Curriculum Coordinator

    My name is Ms. Cortés, I am from Miami, Florida. I have been in childcare for ten years and have been with Primrose for four years. Primrose is a place where my students and their parents become like family. I am very proud to be a teacher and consider it a blessing to share the greatness within myself with my students. It brings me a lot of joy to see it shine through them. I consider my classroom to be a very fun learning environment where my students are independent and enjoy learning new things. I am the proud mother of 3 girls and am engaged to my best friend. In my spare time I enjoy watching sports, particularly football. I also enjoy family night where we play games, listen to music, dance around the house, and even turn our living room into a fort. My favorite children’s book is Silly Sally, the Primrose character I most relate to is Benjamin because we both believe in generosity. Every school year I look forward to new adventures with my students.

  • Mrs. Mach, Infant Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Mach

    Infant Lead Teacher

    My name is Mrs. Mach, and I have been with Primrose for three years. I have been in childcare for nine years and I love what I do every day. I consider it a privilege working with children. I have been married for 10 years. We have four adult children and two grandchildren. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with family and friends, being outdoors at the farm, and playing with my four dogs, (Goldie, Kimber, Felony, & Jiggs) whom I love dearly. My favorite children’s book is Llama Llama Mad at Mama, the Primrose character I most relate to is Mia the mouse because I am mighty and strong just like her. Every school year I look forward to Spring Fling because I enjoy meeting the families of Primrose.

  • Mrs. Lawson, Older Infants Lead Teacher

    Mrs. Lawson

    Older Infants Lead Teacher
  • Mrs. Amasaman, Older Infant Assistant Teacher

    Mrs. Amasaman

    Older Infant Assistant Teacher

    My name is Mrs. Amasaman, and I have been with Primrose for over seven years. Before Primrose, I taught Kindergarten for 8 years. I was born and raised in Indonesia and graduated from University Christian Indonesia. I have two daughters, four grandchildren, and two great grandchildren! I have been married for 43 years to my husband. In my spare time, I enjoy cooking, especially trying new recipes, and spending time with my family. My favorite childrens story is ABC Ocean Animals. The Primrose Character i mos relate to is Billy the duck because he enjoys music as much as i do. I enjoy working with the infants, because they bring me so much joy and I love watching them grow.


  • Ms. Nagy

    Older Infant Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Vaughn, Toddler I Lead Teacher

    Ms. Vaughn

    Toddler I Lead Teacher
  • Ms. Clark, Toddler I Assistant Teacher

    Ms. Clark

    Toddler I Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Coffelt

    Early Preschool I Lead Teacher
  • Ms. Mendenhall, Early Preschool I Assistant Teacher

    Ms. Mendenhall

    Early Preschool I Assistant Teacher
  • Mrs. Little, Early Preschool I Assistant Teacher

    Mrs. Little

    Early Preschool I Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Tenorio, Early Preschool II Lead Teacher

    Ms. Tenorio

    Early Preschool II Lead Teacher
  • Ms. Nelson, Early Preschool II Assistant Teacher

    Ms. Nelson

    Early Preschool II Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Rickner

    Early Preschool II Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Dean, Preschool I Lead Teacher

    Ms. Dean

    Preschool I Lead Teacher

    My name is Ms. Dean and I have been with Primrose since July 2018. I have been working with Pre-K children since 2014. I love working with children and being able to put smiles on their faces. I love teaching them new things and challenging them to be the best student they can be. I believe children are our future, so I think it is crucial to make sure they feel loved, important, and appreciated. I graduated from Edmond Santa Fe and I am currently enrolled in OSU to pursue a Business degree. In my free time, I'm either shopping, babysitting, studying, or spending time with my family. My favorite children’s books are the Junie B. Jones series, the Primrose character I most relate to is Libby the Lamb because children always need a listening ear and it is important to give them the chance to be heard.

  • Ms. Qualls, Preschool I Assistant Teacher

    Ms. Qualls

    Preschool I Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Vanhooser, Support

    Ms. Vanhooser

    Support
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  • Ms. Armes

    Preschool II Lead Teacher
  • Ms. Wood, Preschool II Assistant Teacher

    Ms. Wood

    Preschool II Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Baleto, Preschool II Assistant Teacher

    Ms. Baleto

    Preschool II Assistant Teacher

    My name is Ms. Baleto and I am from Santa Rita, Gaum.I have lived in Oklahoma City since 2004. I am currently working on my Master Teacher Certificate at OSU-OKC. I have been working at Primrose for four years. I enjoy being around children as I am just as outgoing as they are.One day I hope to become a public-school teacher or even open a childcare facility. In my free time, I enjoy babysitting, hanging out with family and friends, and eating at my favorite restaurant, Buffalo Wild Wings. My favorite children’s book is When the Doorbell Rings. The Primrose character I most relate to is Ally because we both use our actions each day. I’m excited about giving children the knowledge not just for their future but for their everyday lives.

  • Ms. Kirkpatrick

    Pre-K Lead Teacher
  • Ms. Patterson

    Pre-K Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. McLain, Pre-K  Assistant Teacher

    Ms. McLain

    Pre-K Assistant Teacher
  • Ms. Robinson, Support

    Ms. Robinson

    Support

Franchise Owner

Jon and Sharon Tanner and are the owners of the Primrose School of Edmond. We have been residents of Oklahoma City for over 45 years. In June of 2008 we opened the first Oklahoma Primrose School ...

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