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Jessica Daniel
Daniel, Jessica
7th Grade Science Teacher
Born in: Dickson, TN 
College attended: Austin Peay State University 
Started teaching in: 2000 
Favorite thing about my job: Connecting with students 
3 things I love: My family, Horseback riding, Sushi 
Favorite saying: Be a light, not a basket! 
Nicole Gray
Gray, Nicole
7th Grade Math Teacher
Born in: Murfreesboro, TN 
College attended: Middle Tennessee State University 
Started teaching in 1998 
Favorite thing about my job: Seeing the students light up and smile when understanding math.
3 things I love: Spending time with family, couponing, and gardening.
Favorite quote: "Success comes from how much effort you give." 
Rita McClurkan
McClurkan, Rita
7th & 8th Grade Science Teacher
Born in: Dickson, TN
Colleges attended: Austin Peay State University, Middle Tennessee State University
Started teaching in: 1981
Favorite thing about my job: Helping teachers and students
3 things I love: Traveling, helping people, Church activities
Favorite quote: "Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier." -Mother Teresa
Courtney Milburn
Milburn, Courtney
7th Grade Social Studies Teacher
Born in: Bloomington, IL
College attended: Greenville College (now Greenville University), Illinois State
Started teaching in: 2005
Favorite thing about my job: working with students to help them discover a love of history
3 things I love: Genealogy, Crafting, and Harry Potter
Favorite quote: "You must be the change you wish to see in the world" - Mahatma Gandhi
Potter, Todd
7th Grade ELA Teacher
Scotty Roberts
Roberts, Scotty
7th Grade Wellness Teacher
Born in: Camden, TN
College attended: Middle TN State University, Grand Canyon University
Started teaching in:1997
Favorite thing about my job: Building relationships with colleagues and students
3 things I love: Family, TN Vols, Sports
Favorite quote: "Will you stay true to what you said you were going to do?" - Inky Johnson
Smith, Kasie
7th & 8th Grade Math Teacher
Chip Sullivan
Sullivan, Chip
7th/8th Grade Language Arts Teacher
Born in: Burns, TN
College attended: MTSU, CSU Pueblo
Started teaching/coaching in: 2001
Favorite thing about my job: Putting on the show for the Youth of America
3 things I love: My dog, Pigg; Paddle Boarding; Bicycling on very smooth roads
Favorite quote: "Life is nothing but the living of it."
Rusty Wells
Wells, Rusty
7th/8th Grade Social Studies Teacher
Born in: Nashville, TN
College attended: Tennessee Tech University
Started Teaching in: 2003
Favorite thing about my job: Inspiring young minds to believe the impossible
3 things I love: Travel, Sports, Travel
Favorite quote: "Do what you can, with what you have, where your are." - Teddy Roosevelt

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