Congratulations to Mrs. Vickie Skipper, JMS Teacher of the Year for 2018-19!
Mrs. Skipper is originally from Hagerstown, Maryland and graduated from Towson University in Baltimore in 1977 with a BS degree in Health Science. She received her MEd in 1983 from Francis Marion University.
After teaching a year at JV Martin Junior High in Dillon, SC, Mrs. Skipper started at Johnakin in the1981-82 school year and has been with us ever since for 39 years of teaching. She teaches 7th and 8th grade Science and is our competitive and support Cheer Team coach, our Academic Challenge team coach, and is in charge of the annual Science Fair. These teams have garnered many top awards and honors for JMS under Mrs. Skipper’s leadership.
Way to go, Mrs. Skipper! Together with you, We ARE Johnakin!