Mrs. Heather Ducker, Principal
Heather Ducker is beginning her 15th year in the Berkeley County School District. Before transitioning into an administrative role, Mrs. Ducker taught social studies for ten years, spending two years at Sedgefield Middle and eight years at Goose Creek High. She served as an academy coach at Goose Creek High for one year, and then as an assistant principal for four years.
Mrs. Ducker is excited to serve as the principal of Sedgefield Middle School, and looks forward to serving the students, teachers, families, and community for many years to come!
Mr. Steve Childers, 8th Grade Assistant Principal
This year is Mr. Childers' 2nd year as an assistant principal at Sedgefield, and his 18th year in education. Prior to becoming an administrator, he spent 14 years teaching US History, Government and Economics at Hanahan High School. While at Hanahan, Mr. Childers also coached boys and girls basketball, football, soccer and track.
He currently resides in Summerville with his wife Nikki, their three children, Karis (14), Kohen (11), Penny (2mo), and their two cats, Carl and Martha. As a proud graduate of Coastal Carolina University, Mr. Childers attends games as often as possible. He is also a fan of the Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets, and the Boston Red Sox.
Mr. Dustin Lewis, 7th Grade Assistant Principal
Mr. Lewis has been in education for the past ten years. This year will be his 3rd year as an assistant principal at Sedgefield Middle. Before becoming an administrator he served as 6th grade science teacher at Sedgefield Middle for five years, and then as a technology instructional coach at Sedgefield Intermediate for two years.
Mr. Lewis currently resides with his wife and daughter in Moncks Corner. He is a huge fan of the University of South Carolina, Gamecocks, and can be found watching USC football with family and friends on most Saturdays in the fall.
Ms. Chaneka Person, 6th Grade Assistant Principal
This is Ms. Person's 14th year in eduation. Prior to becoming an administrator, she spent 10 years at Stratford High School, serving in a number of roles which included: teacher, accountability and dgraduation specialist, student intervention specialist, and academy coach. Ms. Person's first position as an assistant principal was at Marrington Middle School of the Arts, where she spent two years before assisting Dr. Jim Spencer with the opening of Philip Simmons High School. This year will be Ms. Person's 2nd year as an assistant principal at Sedgefield Middle.