" A teacher is a compass that activates the magnets of curiosity, knowledge and wisdom in the pupils."

            Ever Garrison



           My name is Kathleen Gates. I am a special education teacher at Moncure Elementary. I am orginally from Central New York and have vast experiences teaching grades kindergarten through twelfth grade. I hope everyone had a restful and enjoyable summer. Looking forward to the 2018-2019 school year!