Phone: 803 827-3350


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Terra van der Linden, Ed. S.

I am thrilled to welcome you to the 2021-22 school year. I am a former student of Aiken County Schools. I attended Belvedere Elementary, North Augusta Middle School, and graduated from North Augusta High School.  In May 2000, I earned a Bachelor of Arts in Education degree from the University of South Carolina Aiken. In May 2006, I earned a Master of Education degree from Columbia College.  In 2010, I earned an Educational Specialist degree in Educational Leadership and Administration from Augusta State University.

This will be my 20th year working for Aiken County Public Schools. I taught 6th grade for 9 years before pursuing administration. This will be my 11th year as an administrator.

I am so happy to serve as the principal of Redcliffe Elementary School. I am looking forward to a wonderful school year. Your child’s safety and education are of the utmost importance to me. Please feel free to contact me should you have any questions or concerns at 803-827-3350 or , we value your input.


Phone: 803-827-3350


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Nick Kaune

Welcome to Redcliffe Elementary School!  My name is Nicholas Kaune and I am the assistant principal. I have a master’s degree in Administration and Supervision from Southern Wesleyan University, a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from University of South Carolina Aiken Campus, and an associate degree in Science/Behavioral Science from Georgia Military College. I am also an Eagle Scout.

I have two beautiful children, Kennedy and Mark. I enjoy spending time with my children, hunting, fishing, going to the beach, and being outdoors. My favorite football team is the Georgia Bulldogs and my favorite food is a big juicy hamburger with fries. 

I am excited to be part of the Redcliffe family.  My job is to make sure your child is safe, ready to serve our evolving community and world, and has an enjoyable learning experience here at Redcliffe Elementary School.  Please do not hesitate to call or email me if you have any questions or concerns.

Phone:  803-827-3350

Fax:  803-827-3354