On April 10, 2013 the Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo recognized the 2012-2013 Teachers of the Year from School District Five of Lexington and Richland Counties. Teachers are very important to the success that District Five enjoys and extremely important to the success of the young people living in this area. This is a district with a rich history and outstanding teachers. The club uses this annual program to thank the teachers who mean so much to our children.
The 2012-2013 Teachers of the Year who were present: Nancy Blalock (Lake Murray Elementary), Ryan Cole (Chapin Middle), Laura Duncan (Ballentine Elementary), Christy Easler (Dutch Fork Elementary), Kellee Edwards (H.E. Corley Elementary), Megan Elinski (Harbison West Elementary), April Garrett (Irmo Middle), John Goodale (Irmo Elementary), Amanda Goldsmith (Dutch Fork Middle), Samonja Holland (CrossRoads Middle), Erica Livingston (Seven Oaks Elementary), Renee Morris (Leaphart Elementary), and Bob Schiesser (Nursery Road Elementary).