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Socastee High’s Eva Gaddy earns national honors from the College Board

Eva GAddy The College Board has chosen Eva Gaddy, the director of guidance at Socastee High School, for the 2019-20 College Board Counselor Recognition Program. Gaddy is one of only six school counselors in the state to receive this recognition this year, which honors innovative school counselors who go the extra mile to expand opportunities for students—and who are seeing results. She was presented a lapel pin from the College Board during National School Counseling Week.

Gaddy has been a school counselor at Socastee High School for 22 years. She earned a master’s degree in counseling from Francis Marion University. Before becoming a guidance counselor, she taught science for 10 years and worked with curriculum development for one year.

About the College Board:

The College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, the College Board was created to expand access to higher education. Today, the membership association is made up of over 6,000 of the world’s leading educational institutions and is dedicated to promoting excellence and equity in education. Each year, the College Board helps more than seven million students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and college success — including the SAT and the Advanced Placement Program. The organization also serves the education community through research and advocacy on behalf of students, educators and schools.