Mr. Worth Thomasson

Phone: (803) 438-3481

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Mr. Worth Thomasson

Graduated from Winthrop University in 1996 with a M.S. in Biology, and in 2001 with a M. ED in Educational Administration

Worked as a teacher and coach at Bethune High School and North Central High School (1996-2001)

Assistant Principal of Hilton Head High School and Lugoff Elgin High School (2001-2005)

Kershaw County Director Of Professional Development (2005-2007)

Principal of North Central High School (2007-2014)

Kershaw County Principal of The Year (2011)

Lugoff Elgin High School Principal (2014-present)

Assistant Principal

Ms. Jill Avery

Phone: (803) 438-3481

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Bachelor of Science - Clemson University Master of Education, Science Teaching - University of South Carolina Master of Education, Educational Administration - University of South Carolina

Ms. Jill Avery

I am currently an Assistant Principal for the 10th grade at LEHS. Previously I was a science teacher. I have taught at Irmo, Berkeley and Lugoff-Elgin high school. 

I am married and have three boys. I have 2 dogs. I enjoying watching my boys participate in their sporting events.

I graduated from Lugoff-Elgin High School and strive for excellence. Go Demons!

Assistant Principal

Mr. Jeff Carraway

Phone: (803) 438-3481

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Mr. Jeff Carraway

Graduated from Lugoff-Elgin High in 1991. Graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education in 1995. I have been a teacher at Lugoff-Elgin Middle and High School as well as Cedar Ridge Middle (Alabama), and Dent Middle. During my 24 years of being an educator, I have obtained a National Board Certificate and a Master's in School Leadership. I'm married to Chrissy Faulkenberry Carraway and have two children named Alex and Rylee. This is my sixth year as an administrator at L-E and I'm currently serving as the 12th Grade Administrator. Go L-E!!!

Assistant Principal

Mr. Rhea Faris

Phone: (803) 438-3481 x5613

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Mr. Rhea Faris

This is my second year as an assistant principal at Lugoff-Elgin High School.  After graduating from Camden High School in 1998, I attended Presbyterian College and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics in 2002.  I taught math 16 years and coached at Laurens District 55 High School, Chapin High School, and Mid-Carolina High School.  During my time at Chapin I earned a Master of Arts Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of the Cumberlands.  I have been married 12 years and have two girls.  One is 8 and the other is 5.  
 
I am excited about being at LEHS this year and being a part of the great things that are going on at the school.  I look forward to working with the students, faculty, and parents to make this year the best ever.
    
 

Assistant Principal

Mr. Kenneth B. Lawson

Phone: (803) 438-3481 ext. 5605

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Clemson University BA Secondary Education Mathematics Keller Graduate School of Management Master of Business Administration Villanova University Six Sigma The University of South Carolina MEd Educational Administration

Mr. Kenneth B. Lawson

I am a 1991 graduate of Camden High School.  I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts dgeree in Secondary Education Mathematics from Clemson University in 1995.  I worked six years with WestPoint Stevens, Inc. and Springs Indsutries, Inc. prior to six years with the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond as a Cash Department supervisor and manager. During my first two years at the FED, I earned my MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management.   After my departure from the Federal Reserve Bank, I worked and traveled extensively with Loomis as an Area Cash Manager in Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.  In 2009, my wife and I returned to Camden with two children.  I taught mathematics and coached football at Sumter High School prior to receiving a call to return to Camden High School in 2010.  We welcomed our third child shortly after the beginning of the 2010 - 2011 school year. I completed my Master's degree in Educational Administration from the University of South Carolina in August 2012. After teaching mathematics at Camden High School from 2010 - 2018, I joined the Lugoff - Elgin family in January 2019.

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Assistant Administrator

Miss Leigh Abee

Phone: 803-438-3481 ext 5690

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in English, Columbia College Master of Education in Administration and Supervision, Southern Wesleyan University

Miss Leigh Abee

I look forward to serving the students, families, staff, and community of Lugoff-Elgin High School and Kershaw County. I began my career in education in 2006. This year, I will be assisting the ninth grade administrator as well as serving as the school test coordinator. 

“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” -Malala Yousafzai, I Am Malala