• COVID-19 Review Work is posted on CANVAS and the classroom on Quizlet has multiple sets added.  The QUIZLET app is a FREE download to any smartphone and Spectrum (1-844-488-8398) is offering free internet for students during this time.  Quizlet EMT Classroom is the link to our class.  Text @emt22 to 81010 to join Remind for text updates from me.


    Ms. Esther Adkins

    Phone: 704-260-6000 (interpreter available)

    Email:  esther.adkins@cabarrus.k12.nc.us

    (Email is the quickest means of contact.)

    Ms. Esther Adkins, EMT-P

    Ms. Adkins is the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Public Safety teacher in the Public Safety Academy at Concord High School. 

    Ms. Adkins is a proud Niner Nation alumnus, a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and received her Paramedic training at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College where she also began her teaching career as an adjunct instructor in 2003.  She is a North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services certified Level II Paramedic Instructor and a North Carolina EMT-Paramedic.  

    Ms. Adkins first certified as an EMT at the age of 18 and began her 11 year career with Cabarrus County EMS at the age of 19.  This early start into public safety makes her a passionate advocate for young career entry and local job placement. She began her career as a part-time EMT and completed her time with Cabarrus County at the rank of Sergeant and the responsibility of Field Training Officer.  Ms. Adkins has since worked as a Patient Advocate and then Paramedic in the Emergency Department for Atrium Health.  She is currently on staff as an adjunct EMS instructor at Central Piedmont Community College.

    Outside of work, Ms. Adkins has been married to her firefighter husband for 15 years and is mom to a 5 year old and baby boy.  She loves to be outdoors hiking and camping and is passionate about finding a great restaurant or cup of coffee.  

    Spring 2020 Semester Schedule

    1st period 7:15-8:45 Planning

    2nd period 8:50-12:40 EMT II Honors

    3rd period & 4th period Intership Coordniator

    Office Hours by appointment after school and during planning period.



    Ms. Adkins Rescue Squad   

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    Cabarrus Rescue 2001 & Charlotte Fire Academy Disaster Medical Specialist Training 2009