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Armitage, Isabelle

5th Grade ELA Teacher

Isabelle Artimage is super excited to be starting her first year teaching at Meeting Street Brentwood! She recently moved to the Charleston area after graduating with her undergrad degree at the University of Cincinnati and joining Teach For America. With the help of Teach For America, she will be starting her Masters program this winter to enhance her skills and grow as an educator. Isabelle loves to write any chance she gets and outside of school, she loves to go to the beach and be active. She is so thrilled to be a part of the Bulldog family!

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Mr. Jordan Brown

Jordan Brown is a Charleston native, having been educated in both CCSD and DDTWO. Upon graduating from Fort Dorchester High School, Mr. Brown enlisted into the United States Air Force as Personnelist. Mr. Brown has lived in Mississippi, Texas and Florida throughout the five years he served. After his transition from the armed forces, Mr. Brown embarked upon a new life of service by entering the education system. In addition to serving in education, Mr. Brown is also a licensed minister. Mr. Brown enjoys to cook, bake, listen to music, spend time with his loved ones and friends, and encouraging others to be the best versions of themselves that they can be. 

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Banton, Bianca

Operations Associate

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Brown, Shina

5th Grade Mathematics Teacher

Ms. Brown is excited to return to Brentwood as Bulldog of the Year, Grade Level Chair and Player Coach. She is inspired by her family, friends and students. She thrives from the growth of her scholars from the beginning to the end of the year. She is inspired to be the teacher she needed when she was younger. Ms. Brown attended Lander University where she obtained her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. She received her Gifted and Talented Certification from Converse University. She recently graduated with her Masters Degree in School Counseling from Grand Canyon University. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate Degree from Grand Canyon University! During her free time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, and watching professional sports. She also loves to take walks with her furbaby, Zoey, and scrapbooking.

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Crankfield, Dwayne

Middle School Spanish Teacher & Multilingual Liaison

Mr. Crankfield has a decade of experience working with Spanish-speaking families and creating involvement opportunities for parents in schools. The oldest of 10 siblings, he is also a realtor, community volunteer, entrepreneur, CPR-certified first responder, and our Soccer Club Coach.

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Curtis, Courtney

Alumni Transition Coordinator & Testing Coordinator 

Mrs. Curtis has over 2 decades of experience working with middle school students and families in a school setting (18 years were spent in a 6th-grade science classroom, two in a leadership/administration/coaching position). Courtney received her B.S in Elementary Education from Palm Beach Atlantic University and her Masters in Education and Education Specialist in Leadership from Capella University. Courtney's hobbies include reading, gardening, and spending time with her family. She is looking forward to working with all the families at Meeting Street Schools and providing opportunities for all of our students.

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Daly, Teresa

Nurse

Nurse Teri is a third year school nurse at Brentwood. Prior to Brentwood, she was a nurse at Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital. She obtained her associate's degree from Trident Technical College and her bachelor's in nursing from the Medical University of South Carolina. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time golfing, hunting for shark's teeth, and spending time with her family. 

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Delloue, Thibaut

Associate Director of Operations, Campus

Thibaut is originally from France but spent most of his childhood in the great state of New Hampshire. He began his career in education as an ESOL teacher abroad and in the Boston area and, before coming to Brentwood in 2023, was an Assistant Principal of Operations at a charter school in Nashville, TN. Thibaut also spent five years as a Surface Warfare Officer in the U.S. Navy, stationed aboard warships in Spain and San Diego. He is excited to serve the Brentwood community and Meeting Street's mission. He enjoys surfing at Folly Beach, reading, cooking, and spending time with his wife Katie. 

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Druce, Molly

Academic Interventionist

Molly Druce is an academic interventionist at Meeting Street Brentwood. She taught 6th grade at Meeting Street Brentwood last year and Morningside Middle School. Molly received her B.A. in English Literature from the University of Virginia. After working as a SCUBA instructor for a couple years she decided to go back to school to be a teacher. She received her M.Ed. in Secondary ELA Education from Vanderbilt's Peabody College. Outside of school, Molly enjoys fishing, seeing live music, and walking with her two pups- Emmylou Harris and Booker T Jones.

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Elder, Ellen

Reading Interventionist

Dr. Ellen Elder was born in New York City, raised in Cincinnati, and earned degrees from The University of Chicago, Miami University of Ohio and The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She recently lived for 9 years in Germany where, among other things, she taught English language learners at university. A published poet, Ellen’s interests include spending time with her daughter (age 9), foreign films, trail running, cycling, literary translation and sphynx cats. She likes Brentwood for its dedication to empowering students, including its focus on language and fluency.

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Flores, Raquel

Associate Director of Operations, Business

Raquel was born in the Bronx, and grew up in the Poconos in Pennsylvania. She has a background in early childhood education, and taught infants and toddlers with special needs for 5 years before moving to South Carolina. After arriving in Charleston, she taught and mentored at a preschool for 4 years. Raquel received her B.S. from Penn State University in Human Development and Family Studies with a Family Science option. During her time away from the school, she enjoys spending time with her husband Shane, her children Trent, Dahlia, Shari, Ben and dog Onyx, and enjoying time outdoors. 

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Galvin, McKenzie

Elementary Special Education Teacher

Ms. Galvin is joining us from Buffalo, NY.  She attended Mercyhurst University for her Bachelors degree and Master's degree.  She is new to Charleston and excited to join the Brentwood team!

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Garber, Jayne-Stuart

Kindergarten Teacher

Jayne-Stuart Garber teaches Kindergarten at Meeting Street Brentwood. She was a 2019 Teach for America Corp member who moved to Charleston from Nashville, TN in 2019. Jayne-Stuart received her B.A. in Marketing at the University of Tennessee with a minor in Studio Art, Printmaking. She received her Masters in Education at Francis Marion University in 2021. When she is not at school she loves to be on the beach, workout, and cook.

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German, Sharey

Pre-K 3 Teacher

Sharey German Pre-K 3 teacher at Meeting Street Brentwood. This is will be her sixth year at Brentwood. She graduated from Coastal Carolina with a BA in History and a minor in Biology. She also graduated from University of Phoenix with a MA in Education specializing in Curriculum and Instruction. In her spare time she enjoys hanging out with family and friends, shopping, and working out.

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Godwin, Kitt

Data Manager 

Uai Godwin, also known as Kitt, is the Data Manager here at Brentwood. He can assist you with any Powerschool needs. For fun, he enjoys traveling to Thailand, where he was born, especially to the beautiful islands in Phuket. He also likes dancing such as the salsa, cha cha, rumba, swng, shag, etc. He has a 16-year-old daughter that goes to SOA and a Holland Lop rabbit named Gucci.

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Harrell, Shakira

Dean of Culture, Elementary School

Mrs. Harrell is the Elementary Dean of Culture and works primarily with PK-4th grades. Mrs. Harrell is a native New Yorker. She earned her Bachelors degree in Sociology from Hunter College, her Masters in Social Work from Columbia University, and her Masters in education from Arizona State University.  Mrs. Harrell is also a licensed social worker. Outside of work, she enjoys relaxing at home with her husband, spending time with family and giving back to the community through service projects. 

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Healy, Samantha

2nd Grade Teacher

Sam Healy is a second grade teacher at Meeting Street Brentwood. Sam is a South Carolina native originally from Surfside Beach. Sam moved to Charleston to attend the College of Charleston, where she received her Bachelors of Science in elementary education. Outside of school she enjoys searching for shark teeth, hanging out with her friends, and enjoying nature. 

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Holmes, Nicole

First Grade Teacher

Nicole Holmes is a sixth year First Grade Teacher at Meeting Street Brentwood.She obtained her B.A. in Experimental Psychology with a minor in African American Studies from the University of South Carolina. Nicole is currently in pursuit of her M.A. in Elementary Education from the University of Phoenix. Outside of teaching, she enjoys going to church, singing, and spending time with her two favorite people, her husband and her daughter, Summer. 

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Hutchinson, Shyra

Pre-K Teacher 

Shyra Hutchinson is a PreK Teacher here at Meeting Street Brentwood. She joined the Meeting Street team at the end of the school year after the past four years on a Head Start program with Charleston County School District. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development from Voorhees College, which is now Voorhees University, in 2015. After she graduated from college, she started teaching toddlers and infants at a Daycare in Charleston,SC for 3 years. She always had a passion for teaching children. Shyra is from a place called Edisto Island, SC. She has a 5-year-old son named Kayson. Outside of school, she loves to cook, listen to music and spend lots of time with her family and friends. 

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Hyatt, Rebecca

Kindergarten Teacher

Rebecca obtained her undergraduate degree in Business Administration from North Greenville University. She played on the NGU Women's Tennis Team and enjoyed exploring the mountainous region of the South Carolina upstate. Rebecca later studied at the Montessori Center of Minnesota and received her Master of Arts in Education from St. Catherine University. Rebecca is inspired by creativity! As an educator, She is inspired by creative development in young learners and seeks to promote its cultivation in the classroom! Rebecca is a crochet artist and loves all things crafty. She enjoys trying new things, traveling, learning how to surf, and exploring downtown Charleston.

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Harrison, Taylor

Special Education Teacher

Taylor Harrison is teaching lower school Special Education in the areas of reading, writing, social/emotional, and behavior at Meeting Street Brentwood. She graduated from the College of Charleston with an undergraduate degree in Special Education for mental disabilities and emotional disturbances. Outside of school she enjoys being with her dogs or going on her boyfriend's boat.

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Johnson, Aveus

First Grade Teacher

Aveus Johnson teaches first grade at Meeting Street Brentwood. She joined us from Angel Oak Elementary, where she was a Pre-K teacher for two years. Aveus received her B.S. in Early Childhood Education from Charleston Southern University, and her M.Ed. Literacy Education from The Citadel. Outside of school, when she is not overseeing her nonprofit, I Am Somebody Girls Club, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, sewing, and writing.

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Kobosko, Kate

Kindergarten teacher
 
Kate Kobosko teaches Kindergarten at Meeting Street Brentwood. She graduated from Eckerd College with a dual degree in Human Development and Creative Writing. She is originally from Maryland but has lived in Florida, Massachusetts, and now South Carolina. She earned her graduate degree from Emerson College in Boston. Her first year at Meeting Street was 2022. Outside of school, she loves yoga, going to the beach, reading, and writing! 

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Lancaster, Mary Catherine

Elementary Head of School

Mary Catherine Lancaster serves as Elementary Head of School at Brentwood. She joined the Brentwood team this year after working for the past 10 years in education, serving most recently as the Director of Instruction for a charter network in the Bronx. Originally from Charleston, Mary Catherine earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and Spanish from Clemson University. She earned her Master’s Degree from Teachers College at Columbia University as a Reading Specialist. Mary Catherine loves being outside with her husband and her two kids. She is extremely excited to have joined the Brentwood family!

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Langley, Shaquira

Kindergarten Teacher

Shaquira Langley teaches Kindergarten at Meeting Street Brentwood. She is from Pawleys Island, SC who recently relocated back to the Carolina area after living in the District of Columbia for years where she taught preschool. In her role, she focused on classroom culture, social emotional skills, and academic distinction. Committed to education, Shaquira received her B.S. in Psychology at Hampton University and a M.A.T. in Early Childhood Education from Relay Graduate School of Education. Outside of school, she enjoys working-out and spending time with friends and family.

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Lara, Paola

Data Specialist

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Lennarz, Claire

First Grade Teacher 

Ms. Lennarz was born and raised in Williamsburg, Virginia and graduated from the University of Virginia. This is her fourth year teaching and her second year as a first grade teacher at Brentwood. She is committed to making learning fun and holding a high bar for all students. When not in the classroom, she can be found spending time with friends and family, reading a book on the beach, playing tennis, and exploring the local farmers market! 

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Lerch, Kathryn

Nurse

Nurse Katie is new to Brentwood and recently moved to Charleston this year. She previously worked as a travel nurse and lived all over America. In her free time, Katie likes to spend time at the beach and explore Charleston with friends. 

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Liberi, Angelina

Dean of Instruction

Angelina Liberi is the Elementary School Dean of Instruction at Meeting Street Brentwood. This is her first year with the network and ninth year in education. Angelina received her B.A in Early Childhood Education from Chatham University and is currently pursuing her M.Ed in Educational Leadership. Angelina is also a Teach For America-South Carolina Alumni. In her spare time, Angelina enjoys the beach, spending time with her dog, and exploring Charleston!

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Lopes, Julia

Dean of Instruction, Early Childhood

Julia is originally from São Paulo, Brazil and joined us in 2017 after receiving her B.A. in Elementary Education from University of Florida. Outside of school, she enjoys being outdoors, going out to eat, and catching up on new movies and TV shows.

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Mack, Arkeila

Social Studies Teacher

Arkelia Mack teaches 4th grade-6th grade Social Studies at Meeting Street Brentwood. She has prior experience as a caregiver and working with kids with autism. Arkelia has a B.S. in Biology from Benedict College. As a teacher, she has dedicated her time to provide students with an experiential and hands-on learning environment. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping, making lipgloss and body scrubs, and spending time with her daughter, Zyien.

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Marthaler, Hailey

Kindergarten Teacher

Hailey Marthaler teaches kindergarten at Meeting Street Brentwood. She grew up in Pittsburgh, PA where she attended Allegheny College for her undergraduate degree. She received her graduate degree from Robert Morris University. Hailey is currently working on her M.A.T in Elementary Education from Liberty University. Outside of school, she enjoys hanging out with her dog, Stanley, reading mystery novels and rooting for the Green Bay Packers!

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Martinez, Caroline

Middle School Dean of Instruction (Math)

Caroline Martinez has taught upper school math for the past two years at Meeting Street Brentwood. This will be her 10th year in the classroom where she has mainly taught Math to 3rd-6th grade students. She received her B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Carolina-Columbia and her M.S. in Elementary Education from Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, AL. During her free time Caroline loves to create, be it fun times with her family/friends or different craft projects for her home.

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Michael, Roger

Head of Middle School

Roger is a dedicated educator who firmly believes that all students can learn and that their wildest dreams can and will become their reality. He is originally from Chesterfield, SC and attended the University of South Carolina Upstate. Roger has worked with students from grades PreK-12 in a variety of roles. He has served as a teacher, Dean of Students, Assistant Principal, and Principal. Throughout his time as an educator, he has lived by one quote, “How can you teach me if you do not know me and I do not know you?” In Roger’s free time, you can find him cooking a good southern meal, trying to bake, engaging in discussions about how Marvel is better than DC, or spending quality time with his family and friends!

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Moore, Dawn

Dean of Culture (Middle School)

Dawn joined us from Arizona, where she was a Behavior intervention and fourth grade ELA teacher in Phoenix. Dawn received her B.S. in Sociology from Grand Canyon University and her M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction from Grand Canyon University. Outside of school, she enjoys movies, bowling, traveling, and spending time with her loved ones.

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Murray, Jessica

Middle School Counselor

Jessica Murray graduated with her Bachelors Degree in Psychology and her Masters Degree in School Counseling. Prior to working at Meeting Street, she was a School Counselor in Berkeley County and prior to that, a School Counselor in CCSD. She has worked with students ranging from grades K-12. She is inspired by growth, the willingness to learn more, and how we overcome obstacles and become resilient. She is also inspired by the mind; how others think and communicate. Her current hobbies are photography and being the best mommy she can be for her son!

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Norval, Kasey

Second Grade Teacher

Kasey Norval teaches 2nd grade at Meeting Street Brentwood. This will be here 4th year teaching with us! She joined us from Ohio where she received a degree in Child Development from the University of Akron. She is working on completing her Masters in Education. Outside of school she enjoys running, playing with her dog, Finn & hiking.

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Parker, Devin

PE Teacher & Athletic Director

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Perez, Alison

Elementary Art Teacher

Miss Perez started her career as an early childhood educator, teaching 1st and 2nd grade. Then she was given the incredible opportunity to transition into teaching art. She is also the department chair for the elementary school Explore team.  Miss Perez is inspired by creating a classroom community where students are exposed to diverse artists, explore unique forms of artwork, and have opportunities to celebrate creativity. In her free time, Miss Perez loves cooking, painting, gardening, and spending time with her loved ones and her 6 pets!

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Piazzola, Lisa

Second Grade Teacher
 
Ms. Piazzola is excited to return to Meeting Street Brentwood for her second year teaching students in 2nd Grade! Originally from the Columbia area, she attended College of Charleston and earned her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education. Later, she attended Lesley University in Cambridge, MA and focused on a degree in Computer Education and Technology. She has invested 32 years in teaching, coaching, and professional development with schools across South Carolina and in Pennsylvania. When she isn't with the Brentwood family of students and staff, you'll find her enjoying time with her husband, friends, and family... anywhere outdoors and near water.  

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Pugh, Jermaine

Behavioral Interventionist 

Mr. Pugh is a first year Behavioral Interventionist of the Middle School and Bulldog Prep.  He was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York and moved to South Carolina with his wife in 2011. He spent 2 years as a mental health tech at a behavioral hospital, and 1 year as a substitute teacher. Before coming to Meeting Street, he worked as team lead of a nearby homeless shelter where he still works in his spare time.  He graduated with a B.A in Psychology and is pursuing a Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. 

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Rampey, Shelby

Kindergarten Teacher

Shelby Rampey teaches kindergarten at Meeting Street Brentwood. This is her eighth year teaching at MSB. Shelby received her bachelors in Early Childhood Education from the College of Charleston. Outside of school, she enjoys being outdoors with her puppy and spending time with her friends and family.

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Ramsey, Christine

Occupational Therapist

Christine Ramsey is starting her eighth year at Meeting Street Brentwood as the Occupational Therapist Interventionist. Prior to working at MSB, she was an OT for 4 years in SC public schools. Before focusing on pediatrics, Christine worked in adult rehabilitation for five years in North Charleston and Florence. She received her Master's Degree in Rehabilitation Sciences from the Medical University of South Carolina, and her undergraduate study was in Exercise Science at USC. Outside of school, Christine enjoys crafting, and spending time with her husband and 2 children camping, fishing, and supporting their school and sporting events.

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Rathburn, Emily

ESOL Interventionist

Emily Rathburn teaches 2nd grade at Meeting Street Brentwood. She taught 2nd grade last year after joining us from Virginia. She received her B.S. in Education and her M.A.T. in Elementary Education from James Madison University. Outside of school she enjoys going to the beach, exploring Charleston, and spending time with her puppy Nellie.

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Ross, Nicole

7th Grade Math Teacher

Nicole Ross is originally from Rochester, NY and has lived in South Carolina for the past 20 years. She attended Coker College and graduated with a Bachelorette of Science in Psychology. Because of her love for children and a strong desire to teach, she went through the PACE program to obtain a teaching certificate. For the past 6 years Ms. Ross has had the opportunity to guide students with emotional disabilities and has worked with students ranging from PreK through middle school/

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Ruiz, Haley

First Grade Teacher

Haley Ruiz teaches first grade at Meeting Street Brentwood. She found her passion for education by teaching outside of Baltimore, MD, received her B.S. in Elementary Education from Auburn University, and her M.A.T. in Early Childhood Education, with a specialization in Early Reading Literacy from Johns Hopkins University. Outside of school, Haley enjoys staying active outside and trying new foods! 

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Ruiz, Patricia

"Ms. Cia" was born in Ecuador and raised in New York City, where she attended Hunter College and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and Art. She also City College of New York, where she earned a Master’s Degree in Literature and Writing. Ms. Cia has been teaching all subjects and all grades for more than fifteen years. She loves traveling and learning from other cultures. She has visited 26 countries around the world and has lived in Kyoto, Japan; Paris, France; Dubai, UAE; Cairo, Egypt, and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Teaching English in all of these countries provided her with the opportunity to meet fascinating people and learn from them as well. She is fluent in Spanish and continues to study different languages. 

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Saxton, Torrence

Middle School Math Teaching Fellow

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Scott, Stevee

Multilingual Learner Program Specialist
 
Stevee Scott is a native of Kingstree, South Carolina. For the past eight years, she has taught pre-K, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 5th grade. Stevee obtained her B.S. in Early Childhood Education and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Claflin University. She also graduated from The Citadel with a M.Ed. in Literacy Instruction with an ESOL Focus. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, learning new things, and spending quality time with loved ones.

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Seymour, Jessica Zhou

Elementary Music Teacher

Ms. Jessica Zhou Seymour is the first music education undergraduate from Charleston Southern University with a Strings concentration, with cello as her primary. She also teaches the Brentwood Strings Project here at MSB and is the Orchestra Director for Charleston Southern University's Summer Music Camps during the summer time, where she is conducting orchestras with students from 4th grade to 12th grade. In addition to being proficient in violin, viola, cello, and bass, Ms. Seymour has also performed in numerous ensembles at CSU and currently performs in the cello section with the Summerville Orchestra.  In her spare time, she enjoys sight-reading on her instruments, reading new books, finding new restaurants, cooking/baking, and spending time with her canine children, Grinchie and Cindy Lou. 

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Shuttleworth, Madelyn

2nd Grade Teacher 

Madelyn attended Penn State University where she studied Human Development and Family Studies. She continued her education through Slippery Rock University to obtain her Master’s in Special Education. She is currently a doctoral student at Slippery Rock University pursuing a doctoral degree in Special Education. My students inspire me to learn as much as possible can to ensure they have everything they need to succeed. My family, friends, and colleagues continue to inspire me to be the best teacher and person I can be. This would not be possible without them.Madelyn’s hobbies include pilates, watching Penn State Football and Pittsburgh Penguins Hockey, binge watching Netflix, and hanging out with friends and family.

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Sierputoski, Hartley

PreK 4 Teacher & PreK Grade Level Chair

Ms. Sierps is a PreK Teacher and team lead at Meeting Street Elementary at Brentwood. She received her B.S. in Elementary Education and Counseling Psychology at Wheelock College in Boston. Hartley is currently finishing her Masters Degree at Boston University in Integrated Elementary and Special Education. Outside of school, Ms. Sierps enjoys spending time with her partner and pets, and being outdoors.

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Singleton, Daphne

IT Manager

Daphne Singleton is the IT Manager at Meeting Street Brentwood. She was previously employed with CCSD with 15 years of experience in technology. Daphne received her Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science from Voorhees College, Denmark, SC. Outside of school Daphne enjoys spending time with her two little princess Zoè (5 yrs old) & Zy’Onne (infant). Zoè is her little dancing machine and the life of any environment she is in. Zy’Onne is our newest little princess who is lovable and full of smiles.

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Smalls, April

Elementary School Social Worker
 
Mrs. Smalls is a licensed Elementary School Social Worker at Meeting Street Brentwood. She earned her Associates in Science from Denmark Technical College. Mrs. Smalls continued her education, earning her Bachelor's in Social Work  and her Master's in Social Work from Limestone University. When she is not working, Mrs. Smalls enjoys creating memories with her family and friends. 

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Sykes, Ebony

Middle School Reading Interventionist

Ebony received her Bachelor’s in Human Services and Master’s degree in Community Psychology from Springfield College. In 2013, Ebony started working in the school system and immediately fell in love with helping students reach their highest potential. She later received a Masters of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) in special education from Liberty University. Ebony’s two daughters inspire her. During rough days, they constantly remind her of the lives she has impacted and to remember her “why.” Ebony was honored for her hard work and dedication by receiving Teacher of the Year for the 2021-2022 school year. In Ebony’s spare time, she loves to read, travel, and have game/ movie nights with her family and friends. Her alter ego is a criminal profiler, working for the BAU and starring on Criminal Minds.

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Talbot, Ash

Elementary School Counselor 

Ash Talbot is a first year Elementary School Counselor at Meeting Street Brentwood. She was born and raised in East Hampton, CT and moved to South Carolina in 2021. She earned her BS in Psychology at Eastern Connecticut State University and her Masters of Social Work at the University of Connecticut. Prior to working at Meeting Street, Ash worked as an intake coordinator in foster care for two years working with foster children and foster families. Outside of school, she enjoys going to the gym, walks with her dog, reading, and photography! 

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Usher, Wilhelmina

Front Office Manager/Parent Liaison/Title I Coordinator

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Front Office Manager

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Wallace, Stephanie

7th Grade ELA Teacher

Dr. Stephanie N.R. Wallace is a native of Charlottesville, Virginia and has lived in Summerville, South Carolina for the past 11 years. Wallace, after being told she would struggle to learn, proved her naysayers wrong and successfully attended and graduated from Louisa County High School with an advanced diploma, Mary Baldwin University; majoring in Arts Management with an emphasis in Music, University of Phoenix; mastering in Teacher Leadership and Instruction, Universal Life Church Seminary School; advancing in Christian Education, and Grand Canyon University; mastering in Early Childhood Education. Dr. Wallace is married to Mr. Wallace, and together they have one son. As a family they love traveling, watching movies, and enjoying time at the beach. Among many things, Dr. Wallace enjoys singing, event planning, trying new foods, reading, writing, and having fun with friends and family. Dr. Wallace is the proud owner of Just Simply Stephanie, LLC. where she designs journals, calendars, clothing, and much more. Dr. Wallace holds many leadership positions in various organizations but values her position as a teacher the most. 

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Washington, Jennifer

Lead Behavior Interventionist

Mrs. Washington is the Lead Behavior Interventionist and a former Third Grade Teacher at Meeting Street Brentwood. She joined the Brentwood team in 2017 after leading an after-school program with CCSD. She received her B.A. in Communications from the College of Charleston where she also minored in Meteorology. Outside of school, she enjoys traveling, beach days, and spending time with her family. 

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Weiss, Emma

Third Grade Teacher

Emma Weiss teaches third grade at Meeting Street Brentwood. She joined us from Maryland, where she graduated with a B.S. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education with a minor in Creative Arts. Outside of school she enjoys yoga, stand up paddle boarding, and going to the beach.

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Whetstone, Amy

Kindergarten Teacher

Amy Whetstone teaches kindergarten at Meeting Street Brentwood. She was born and raised in Hollywood, SC, but spent some time in Rock Hill, SC where she attended Winthrop University and went on to get her Masters in Elementary Education from Wingate University. Outside of school, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and three children, Kylay, Jude, and Brantley.

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Whiting, Rachel

Third Grade Teacher

Rachel teaches 3rd grade at Meeting Street Brentwood. This is her second year with the network and 5th year teaching. Rachel received her B.S in Elementary Education from Liberty University. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys reading, playing sports, and traveling.

Phone: 843-529-3130

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Williams, Anna

Behavior Interventionist

Anna Williams is our Pre-K- 1st grade Behavior Interventionist at Meeting Street Brentwood. Anna is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, where she served as a Therapeutic Group Leader at The Children’s Home of Cincinnati. While in this position, she provided intensive mental health treatment to children ages 3 to 8 in a classroom setting. Anna received her B.S. in Social Work from Miami University in Oxford, OH. Outside of work, Anna enjoys painting, long boarding, and going to the beach with her dog!

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Wood, Ciara

Kindergarten Teacher

Ciara Wood teaches kindergarten at Meeting Street Brentwood. She is originally from Newnan, Georgia and moved to Charleston in 2016. Ciara received her Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education with a minor in Spanish, and her Masters degree in Teaching and Learning, both from Clemson University. Outside of school, Ciara loves to cook, read, spend time with friends and family and do anything outdoors.