LOCKHART MIDDLE SCHOOL
A 1994 graduate of Lockhart High School, Mrs. Marvin has a degree in Elementary Education from the University of South Carolina, Upstate and a Masters of Education from Converse College. Mrs. Marvin also has certification for Middle School and Gifted and Talented. She has taught at Lockhart Schools since 1999, where she taught grades ranging from 2nd thru 8th. Mrs. Marvin was the recipient of the 2001-2002 and 2007-2008 Teacher of the Year awards. Mrs. Marvin, her husband, Erik, and their daughters, Gracie and Callie, all share an appreciation and love for Lockhart Schools and take pride in calling Lockhart “home”.
Mrs. Sara Jones has 34 years of teaching experience. A graduate of Union High School, she studied chemistry at Bartlesville Wesleyan College in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. She has a B.S. in Biology from Gardner-Webb University, an M.Ed. from Converse College, and over 30 additional graduate hours in Natural Science, Chemistry, and Physics.
She and her husband, Tim, have a daughter, Meredith and son-in-law Dustin Held. She also has two handsome grandsons, Caleb age 5, Hayden age 3, and a lovely step-granddaughter, Kaylee, age 9.
Mrs. Jones sponsors the Science Club, Lockhart’s Lego League, and the Miss LMS Pageant.
A National Board Certified teacher, Mrs. Jones maintains affiliations with the SC Junior Academy of Science and NSTA. She was the recipient of our 2004-2005 Teacher of the Year award. Sara and her Tim enjoy traveling and spending time with their grandchildren. Her hobbies are interior decorating, judging pageants, and crafting.
Mrs. Smith has been teaching for twenty-three years. For the last nineteen years, she has taught at Lockhart Schools. She received an A.A. from USC-Union, a B.A. from USC-Spartanburg, and her M.Ed. from Converse College. She has been named the Lockhart School Teacher of the Year several times. Mrs. Smith is married to Calvin J. Smith. They have one daughter, Cathryn, who attends Winthrop University. Mrs. Smith's hobbies include reading, traveling, and spending time with her family. She also has a pet cat, Dante.