Profile and Classroom Information

My name is Joan Gary.  I retired as an educator in Georgia. Upon retiring in Georgia I was offered an opportunity to work in Jasper County. For the first five years I taught High School courses, however transitioned to Middle School when the high school moved to the Ridgeland Campus. I am certified  K-12.  I attended multiple institutions of higher learning throughout the U.S. as I earned various certifications and degrees.  Aside from my educational endeavors, I have traveled extensively nationally and internationally.  I am one of two children, and the proud mother of two children and one grand-daughter.
My goal as an educator is to make a difference in the advancement of my students. I feel that all students can be successful.   
Classroom Information
*** I presently teach 6th grade Math classes.
1st Period:  Planning (8:27-9:07)
2nd Period: Math (9:10-10:30)
3rd Period:  Math (10:33-11:53) 
4th Period:  Lunch (11:56-12:16)
5th Period:  Planning (12:19-12:59) 
6th Period:  Math (1:02-2:22) 
7th Period:  Math (2:25-3:45)
January 10, 2019
Dear Parents,
Please encourage your child to review all material covered each day. Notes in their binder are an excellent source for review.   On-line programs such as Study Island, Moby Max, Prodigy, and Cool Math can also be used for review purposes. Feel free to email me, call the school, or visit the school if you have any concerns. My email is:, the telephone number for the school is 843-310-1898. 
Thank you,
Mrs. Gary
6th Grade Math Teacher.