Phone: 803-981-1450


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Middle Level Education (Social Studies/Science)

Ms. Courtney Smith

How long have you been teaching? 
First Year
What is your teacher mission statement? 
We are all here to make a difference, and my mission in this is helping kids know that they are all scientists, but they are also these wonderful, skilled human beings that make our world better!
What are your goals as a teacher this year? 
My goals as a teacher this year are as follows: 1) Encourage growth in all facets of my students, 2) foster an inquiry mindset (asking questions), 3) help kids advocate for themselves, and most importantly 4) build supportive relationships with students!
What IB Trait do you feel you embody the most? 
I feel that I embody the IB Trait of Caring the most!