Congratulations to Lesley Creel, CPE's Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Creel has been teaching for 17 years. She has been teaching special education at CPE for all 17 years.Mrs. Creel had dreamed of being a teacher since she was a little girl. She grew up in Dorchester SC and attended Berkeley County schools from 7th grade through graduation. She received her Bachelor’s from College of Charleston and her Master’s from the University of Charleston. While in college, Mrs. Creel completed her student teaching at College Park Elementary and was then hired when another teacher moved.
Mrs. Creel is married and has one daughter Sarah who attends Stratford High School. In her spare time, Mrs. Creel enjoys cooking, reading, volunteering with the animal society and helping in her church nursery.