Mrs. Hanton has been in Education for 17 years as a classroom teacher, Director, Administrative Dean, JAG Specialist, and Behavior Intervention Specialist. It is her belief that students should be given the opportunity to develop into lifelong learners through a balanced education that addresses the needs of the individual as well as the group. These same guiding principles create a productive and prolific school experience for every student when applied at the building level. She earned a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Family & Consumer Science and Master’s Degree in Nutritional Sciences from South Carolina State University. Mrs. Hanton also earned a Master’s of Educational Administration from Grand Canyon University.