Meet Our Principal
Mrs. Melissa Lowry loves to work with students of all ages and is passionate about educating the whole child. She has worked in the field of education for over 25 years, over 10 of which have been at Christ the King. Melissa has worn many hats at CKS including curriculum coordinator and teacher. Prior to joining CKS, she was the principal of a K-8 Catholic elementary school in Southern California and has also taught early childhood and elementary school. Melissa is the co-author of Answer Keys: Teacher Lesson Plans for Successful Parenting (Bright Sky Press) and is a frequent presenter at conferences and workshops. Melissa lives in Dunwoody with her husband, Mac, two children, both of whom graduated from CKS, and two dogs, Ms. California and Mickey.
M.A., Literacy & Language Arts/Elementary Education, Loyola Marymount University
B.A., Communication and English/Creative Writing, The University of Arizona
Georgia Certification in K-12 Education Leadership (Tier-1), Early Childhood Education P-5, Middle Grades 4-8, Middle Grades Language Arts 4-8, and Middle grades Social Studies 4-8
California: CLEAR K-8 Credential
Orton-Gillingham, Gesell Developmental Readiness, Executive Function, The Growth Mindset, Professional Learning Communities, Collins Writing, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion