• Wiley, Kristy

    (601) 853-8103



    Welcome Message

    Welcome to the 2023-24 school year! I am so delighted to be your fourth grade ELA teacher this year!  We are going to have a great year.

    About the Teacher

    I am Kristy M. Wiley.  This will be my 23rd year teaching. Before joining Madison County Schools, I was a teacher in Jackson Public School District, Hinds County School District, and Canton Public School District. This will be my eight year teaching at Highland Elementary and I absolutely love the students at this school!  I am passionate about education and believe that with a solid education, the sky is the limit for any individual. 

    Teaching Position
     4th Grade ELA
    Years Experience
    B.A. Sociology - Tougaloo College 2001
    M.A.T. Elementary Education - Jackson State University 2003
    Ed. S Elementary Education - Mississippi College 2007
    Elementary Education K-6
    Social Studies 7-12
    Areas of Expertise
    Building family community and personal relationships and teaching foundational reading skills
    Goals for the 2023-24 School Year
    My goals for this year include improving writing in the classroom, holding more student conferences, facilitating small group instruction, and using data to drive instruction. I also want to incorporate the science of reading. The key components of which includes phonemic awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension.