Congratulations to Mrs. Shemica Collier! She has been selected as RCES 2018-2019 Distinguished Reading Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Collier is an outstanding teacher whose love for educating our students goes well beyond the classroom. Shemica Collier’s teaching career began officially, three years ago at Rafting Creek Elementary School; however, she began teaching young children to read unofficially in the early 2000’s, when her children were born. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Education from the University of South Carolina, Upstate. She is married and has three sons and also a grandson.