Primrose School of Sixes Road

Our Staff

  • Ms. Melissa Wright, School Director

    Ms. Melissa Wright

    School Director
  • Mrs. Alice Casagrande, Director of Education

    Mrs. Alice Casagrande

    Director of Education
  • Ms. Terika King, Assistant Director

    Ms. Terika King

    Assistant Director
  • Ms. Korielle Smith, Nutritional Specislist

    Ms. Korielle Smith

    Nutritional Specislist
  • Mrs. Jennifer VanGalder, Lead Younger Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Jennifer VanGalder

    Lead Younger Infant Teacher
  • Ms. Zoe Schwarz

    Assistant Younger infant Teacher
  • Mrs.Tara Llewellyn, Assistant Infant Teacher

    Mrs.Tara Llewellyn

    Assistant Infant Teacher
  • Mrs. Magan Spears, Assistant  Infant Teacher

    Mrs. Magan Spears

    Assistant Infant Teacher
  • Mrs. Christie Bargeron, Lead Toddler Teacher

    Mrs. Christie Bargeron

    Lead Toddler Teacher
  • Ms. Kristen Guyette

    Lead EPS 1 Teacher
  • Ms. Krystal Matthews

    Assistant EPS 1 Teacher
  • Ms. Adalyn Troutman

    Assistant EPS 1 Teacher
  • Mrs. Lois Adams, Lead EPS 2 Teacher

    Mrs. Lois Adams

    Lead EPS 2 Teacher
  • Mrs. Caitlynn Dale, Assistant EPS 2 Teacher

    Mrs. Caitlynn Dale

    Assistant EPS 2 Teacher
  • Ms. Guadalupe Valdovinos

    Assistant EPS 2 Teacher
  • Mrs. Sabrina Foster, Lead Preschool 1 Teacher

    Mrs. Sabrina Foster

    Lead Preschool 1 Teacher
  • Ms. Bobbie Dries, Assistant Preschool 1 Teacher

    Ms. Bobbie Dries

    Assistant Preschool 1 Teacher
  • Ms. Monica Stone, Lead Preschool 2 Teacher

    Ms. Monica Stone

    Lead Preschool 2 Teacher
  • Ms. Adilene Valdovinos

    Assistant Preschool 2 Teacher
  • Ms. Rhonda Wolfenbarger, Lead Private Pre-K 1 Teacher

    Ms. Rhonda Wolfenbarger

    Lead Private Pre-K 1 Teacher

    Ms. Wolfenbarger is one of our Private Pre-K teachers. She joined our staff in April 2002. Ms. Wolfenbarger has over 30 years of experience in the early childhood education field. She has worked in many different classrooms with all ages of children and has also held several management positions.

    Ms. Wolfenbarger enjoys reading and spending time with her family. If asked, she will say that her goal is “to help every child achieve the best preschool experience possible.” Ms. Walker works hard to achieve that goal by implementing the Primrose curriculum which she believes is the best she has used.

  • Ms. Amanda Thompson, Lead Private Pre-K 2 Teacher

    Ms. Amanda Thompson

    Lead Private Pre-K 2 Teacher
  • Ms. Katherine Landt

    Assistant Private Pre-K 2
  • Ms. Ryan LaPlerre, Support Teacher

    Ms. Ryan LaPlerre

    Support Teacher
  • Ms. Payton Kenny, Support Teacher

    Ms. Payton Kenny

    Support Teacher
  • Ms. Katie Tolbert

    Support Teacher
  • Ms. Keeli Mantooth

    Support Teacher
  • Gary Baude, Franchise Owner

    Gary Baude

    Franchise Owner

    The Primrose School of Sixes Road, serving the Canton, Holly Springs and Woodstock area is owned and operated by Mr. Gary Baude and his business partner Mrs. Patricia Crowe.

    Mr. Gary Baude spent his entire career with one company in various management positions and most recently served as the chief executive of a division within a global logistics company. Mr. Baude has been involved in the Primrose family for over 30 years. His two sons, Joseph (27) and Jordan (26) attended and graduated from Primrose School of Peachtree Corners. His sister Mrs. Jo Kirchner has been with Primrose for over 30 years and serves are the CEO of the Primrose School Franchising Company, with over 400 schools, located in Atlanta, GA. His brother and his wife, Ken & Anita owned and operated the Primrose School of Leawood Kansas and his niece and her husband, Keri & Carl Stoltz own and operate the Primrose School of Midtown in Atlanta. It truly is a family affair! We take great pride in the quality and longevity of our staff, some of whom have been with us for more than 20 years! Our goal is to always make you feel welcome with a friendly smile and warm greeting whenever you come in.

    Mrs. Trish Crowe is the Chief Operating Officer of Primrose School of Sixes Road and Primrose School of Bells Ferry. She currently holds a BS in Elementary Education, a M.Ed in Educational Leadership, and a Specialist Degree in Reading. She taught Kindergarten through third grade, gifted, as well as EIP over the span of 17 years in the Douglas and Cobb County School Systems. After 17 years of teaching, Mrs. Crowe opened a Sunbrook Academy in Smyrna, Georgia and owned the school for 7 years before selling the school to a large corporation. Her goal is to inspire the school leaders to strive for constant learning through professional development, always be open to change, and view every challenge as an opportunity to grow. After all, we are “forging a path that leads to a brighter future for all children".

    Teamed with their School Director Ms. Melissa Wright, Assistant Director, Ms. Terika King, Director of Education , Mrs. Alice Casagrande, and their professional staff share the goal of providing children with the most nurturing and loving environment while achieving excellence in the delivery of our curriculum. These ladies all have a wealth of experience and a unique passion for children and early childhood education. Please read their bios on this website and more importantly, come in and meet them and you will see and feel the difference.

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