Mr. Vernon A. Tucker

Phone: (803)438-7414 ext.2804


Degrees and Certifications:

Masters of Education in Guidance and Counseling Certified Global Career Development Facilitator Bachelors' of Arts in English

Mr. Vernon A. Tucker

My name is Vernon A. Tucker, I am the GL - K Student Services Counselor here at Lugoff - Elgin High School. I also serve as the NCAA Coordinator as well as the JV Boys basketball Head Coach. I have received several degrees after graduating from Lugoof - Elgin's Class of 1992. I received a Bachlors of Arts in English with a minor in Physical Education from Barber - Scotia College in 1996, I received my M.ED in Guidance and Counseling from South Carolina State University in 2012, I received a 2nd Masters of Education (M.ED) in PK - 12 Principal Leadereship with a focus on Curriculum from Northcental University Online where I am currently working on my Ph.D also in Educationl Leadership and Administration. I hold state certifications in both School Guidance and Counseling as well as PK - 12 Principal Leadership. My experience in education includes 5 years of service in the Kershaw County School District and 8 years as an Education Coordinator for the Palmetto Unified School District ( South Carolina Department of Corrections, Kershaw Correctional Institution). My focus is to ensure that all of our student succeed academically, socially and is college and/or work ready upon completing high school. Please take the time to contact me with any question that I may have the honor of helping you with.