2018 inductees into the school’s Hall of Fame


Dr. Alexandra (Sandy) Dickerson and Dr. Ingrid Moore Watson will be recognized at the annual Brookland-Cayce Education Foundation gala Feb. 8 at Seawell’s Catering, 1125 Rosewood Drive. Social hour starts at 6 p.m., followed by a reception with hors d’oeuvres from 6:45-8 p.m.


Dickerson’s teaching career spanned more than 40 years, specifically in English (college prep through Advanced Placement) at Brookland Cayce High from 1977-1999 and again from 2001-2006. She spent 19 of those years as the Student Council sponsor. She also worked at Hammond School in Columbia from 1999-2001. Dickerson, who is now retired, started her career as a part-time secretary at the Department of Education in Los Angeles, California, and taught writing and English courses at Coastal Carolina and the University of South Carolina.  She received a bachelor’s in English from the University of California-Los Angeles, and master of education in English and a doctorate in philosophy from the University of South Carolina.


Watson, who served 34 years in education, was a teacher at Brookland-Cayce High from 1975-1977, 1979-1990, and was the assistant principal from 1990-1998. Watson, now retired, also was a state specialist at Kentucky State University from 1998-1999, assistant principal at Irmo Middle School from 1999-2001, assistant principal at Airport High School from 2001-2004, and both a coordinator and director of Title I and Academic Assistance from 2004-2009. She graduated with a bachelor’s in history from the University of South Carolina, and received a master of education in reading education and doctorate in educational administration from the university.


Tickets: Single $25 / Table Sponsor $350 . You can purchase tickets on this website or by mailing a payment to BCHSEF, PO Box 2482 West Columbia SC 29171. For more information call (803) 739-8076


Past Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

2017 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Abbott (Abby) Laroy Bray, Jr.

 

2016 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Dr. Carolyn Fisher-Mercer

Dr. Barbara Nickel

 

2015 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mrs. Jane Gregory

Coach Robert Montgomery

 

2014 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mr. Richard Lundy

Mrs. Grayson Wright-Sarvis

 

2013 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mrs. Julia Davis

Mrs. Martha Park

 

2012 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mr. Robert Edward Stevens

Mrs. Donna Wiles

 

2011 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mr. Barry Franklin Bolen

Ms. Mildred Lucille Matthews

 

2010 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mrs. Beverly Jackson, Ms. Cindy Kessler

Mr. Drue Addy Spigner

2009 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

 

Mrs. Barbara Jordan Price

Mr. Vassey  Burnell  Ruff

 

2008 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mrs. Sara Mae Pitts Lindler

Mrs. Anne Price Mooneyhan

 

2007 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mrs. Alice Rabon, Mr. John Checkovich

Mr. Paul Risinger

 

2006 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mrs. Anna Miller

Mr. Jerry Chitty

 

2005 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Mrs. Joyce W. Cribb, Mrs. Elizabeth Hammond

Coach Benjamin Russell Moye

 

2004 Educator Hall of Fame Inductee

 

Mrs. Barbara Massey Griffin, Mrs. Mary F. (Frankie) Ellis Newman

Dr. Herbert A. Wood

 

2003 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Dr. Cyril Busbee, Mrs. Gurnelle Coker

Ms. Elizabeth Holcomb, Mr. George Sineath

 

2002 Educator Hall of Fame Inductees

Ms. Marguerite McCaskill, Ms. Rosalie Shull

Mr. James Porter