Teacher of the Year

Teacher of the Year

  • Congratulations to our 2022-2023 School-Level Teachers of the Year!

  • Academy for Arts, Science & Technology
    • Ann "Annie" Johnson
    Academy for Tecnology and Academics
    • Samantha Agnew-Milam
    Adult Education • Selena Melvin
    Aynor Elementary • Matthew Smith
    Aynor High • Andy Bobier
    Aynor Middle • Jesse Percoco
    Black Water Middle • Michael Ballard
    Burgess Elementary • Colleen Adam
    Carolina Forest Elementary • Amber Solnosky
    Carolina Forest High • Brennan Allen
    Conway Elementary • Michelle Vigorito
    Conway High • Jacelyn Spearman
    Conway Middle • Ashley Best
    Daisy Elementary • Sherry Whisnant
    Early College High School • William (Will) Chappell
    Forestbrook Elementary • Tiffany Nicosia
    Forestbrook Middle • Alexandra Creekmore
    Green Sea Floyds Elementary • Stacy Morgan
    Green Sea Floyds High • Kathleen Hurley
    Green Sea Floyds Middle  • Tara Garris
    Homewood Elementary • Jessica Hayden
    Kingston Elementary • Julianne Watson
    Lakewood Elementary • Madison Badurski
    Loris Elementary • Emily Waddell
    Loris High • DeCarlo Fernandez
    Loris Middle • Meredith Cravin
    Midland Elementary • Penny Skipper
  • Myrtle Beach Early Childhood • Kevin Colyer
    Myrtle Beach Elementary • Alana Drummond
    Myrtle Beach High • Eglantina "Tina" Meka
    Myrtle Beach Middle • Autumn Adzema
    Myrtle Beach Primary • Vanessa Borrelli
    North Myrtle Beach High • Meredith Chandler
    North Myrtle Beach Middle • Kristin DeVall
    Ocean Bay Elementary • Kendal Lowry
    Ocean Bay Middle • Emma Sabik
    Ocean Drive Elementary • Emma Thompson
    Palmetto Bays Elementary • Christina Jarrard
    Pee Dee Elementary • Emma Cain
    River Oaks Elementary • Jennifer Floyd
    Riverside Elementary • Whitney Cook
    Scholars Academy • James "Ryan" Carter
    Seaside Elementary • Allison Shanahan
    SOAR Academy • Sean Griffin
    Socastee Elementary • Bridget Washko
    Socastee High • Suzanne Troiani
    Socastee Middle • Stephen Kern
    South Conway Elementary • Brittany Zuleg
    St. James Elementary • Salena Holmes-Goffigan
    St. James High • Claude "Chuck" Capps
    St. James Intermediate • Christopher King
    St. James Middle • Jennifer Tallevast
    Ten Oaks Middle • Sonni Shupe
    Therapeutic Learning Center • Sherry Reed
    Waccamaw Elementary • Amber James
    Waterway Elementary • Danielle Lowrimore
    Whittemore Park Middle • Raheem Robinson
  • 2023 HCS Teacher of the Year Renee Atkinson

  • 2023 Teacher of the Year Top 5 Finalists

  • Spring 2022 Top 10 Teachers of the Year Semifinalist

  • Spring 2022 School-Level Teachers of the Year



About Horry County Schools

  • Horry County Schools is inspiring possibilities for student success through a broad range of unique teaching and learning opportunities.

    Horry (pronounced O-Ree) County Schools is made up of 56 schools within nine attendance areas: Aynor, Carolina Forest, Conway, Green Sea Floyds, Loris, Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Socastee, and St. James. Horry County Schools has more than 45,000 students and is South Carolina’s third-largest school district.