After graduating in 2010, I began working with children. I have a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology with a focus in Early Childhood Education. The thing I love most about Primrose is that we help children get a running start to life. I believe in the power of positivity, laughter, and that every moment is an opportunity for growth. Watching children grow and learn is an undeniable beauty. I am so grateful to be a part of this wonderful family at Primrose Macland Pointe!
After moving from New Jersey, I began working at Primrose Macland Pointe in 2013 as an assistant teacher. I became the Lead Young Toddler teacher before moving into Leadership in 2017. I am a proud mother of 3 children who have all flourished through Primrose. My favorite things about being a part of this team is connecting with families and watching our Infants grow and eventually graduate Pre K!
I joined Primrose School at Macland Pointe in July of 2008. I am so thankful I’ve had honor of caring for hundreds of infants over the many years here. I am happy to be a part of this beautiful school!
Ms. Josaphine Osazenaye came to us from Edostate, Nigeria and has been teaching for over 14 years. She joined Macland Pointe in 2006. She enjoys watching football and going shopping! She is currently going to school for a degree in Nursing and has three beautiful children.
Ms. Wanda Boyd has been teaching and changing lives at Primrose School at Macland Pointe since it's opening in 1993! She has been teaching Preschool for most of her Primrose career and has the absolute joy of working with her daughter each day. Ms. Boyd enjoys watching her grandson play baseball, shopping, and getting all the hugs she can get.
Ms. Amna Mahmood has been teaching for over 19 years. She joined the Primrose family in 2004 and is currently completing her Childcare Development Certificate in Preschool. She is from Pakistan and has 2 wonderful children. Ms. Amna enjoys sewing, working in my yard, and spending time with my own children in my free time!
Ms. Britney Rainey joined the Primrose Family in 2008 as a support teacher, supporting all classrooms. She showed a talent for implementing the curriculum and was promoted to Private Pre Kindergarten assistant teacher. Ms. Britney enjoys traveling, spending time with friends, and teaching her sweet students and watching them learn.
I am one of the Assistant teachers in Early Preschool. I have been with Primrose Macland Pointe since July 2020 and have loved watching the children learn and grow! I have so much fun teaching and playing with this age group. You’ll likely find me singing and dancing with the children most of the day. My favorite part of the day is being active on the playground with them. I am currently studying Nutrition at Georgia Highlands and enjoy cooking in my spare time.
Ms. Melissa Worthy has been teaching at Primrose School at Macland Pointe since 2000 where she has taught in several age groups ranging from Preschool through Kindergarten and summer camp. Although, if you can't find her, check the Infant Class because she has a soft spot for rocking babies. Ms. Worthy holds a Childcare Development Certificate in Preschool through Pre Kindergarten and has had countless trainings in Pre Kindergarten development and learning. Ms. Worthy is very energretic and has to be to keep up with her three boys. She enjoys being the sports mom, the "Mary Poppins" of the school, and having fun.
Hello, I am Kim Barnett, the proud owner of Primrose School at Macland Pointe.
I was first introduced to Primrose in 2009, and immediately fell in love with the way that Primrose brings the best in educational child care to families and children; through a curriculum and focus on character development and partnerships formed with parents. I understand the importance of working with the staff and the families to constantly strive to create the best environment for children. Whether its social emotional development, curriculum, nutrition or a safe environment, every aspect needs to be at its absolute best in order to help children develop and grow.
Prior to becoming a franchise owner, I was a Primrose teacher. I joined Primrose School of East Cobb at Sprayberry in 2009 as a Kindergarten teacher, before becoming the school’s executive director. Having earned a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education from Georgia Southern University, I have taught all ages from infant to adult and have over thirty years of experience in a career crossing education and business operations.I am committed to helping teachers of young children provide a positive, nurturing environment where children can develop a natural love of learning.
“Who children become is as important as what they know” is a belief that is at the core of our Balanced Learning® approach. Our exclusive early learning approach balances purposeful play with nurturing guidance from teachers to encourage curiosity, creativity, confidence, and compassion. We deliver more than a curriculum; it’s a life-changing early learning experience for children and their families.