Phone: 803-821-3019


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree Horticulture, Clemson University Master's in Teaching Secondary Science, University of South Carolina NASA Endeavor STEM Teaching Certification, Columbia University Certified Solidworks Professional

Melissa Boehler

Hi! I have two rambunctious dogs, and enjoy reading in my “spare” time. I live in Lexington, and am a graduate of LHS. This year will be my 22nd year of teaching.


  • NBPTS Component One Trainer, 2009-2024

  • NBCT, AYA-Science, Biology, 2008, 2018

  • Dual Certified in Business Education and Science

  • MS, Biology, Winthrop University

  • BS, Business Administration, Finance, University of South Carolina

  • AP Computer Science Certification

  • VEX Certified Head Referee, Head Coach,  and Event Partner

  • 23-24 LTC Teacher of the Year; Top 10 District TOY Finalist

  • Coached VEX team 44252A to World Championships 2022, 2023, and 2024 and VEX Team 44252N to World Championship 2024

  • SCDE and SREB AI Pathway Committee Member

  • 2023-2024 Midlands Computer Science Advisory Member.

  • Nourish the Future Teacher Leader, Cohort V

  • AP CSP Reader, 2024

Courses taught

  • Introduction to Engineering

  • Materials Science

  • AP Computer Science Principles

  • Fundamentals of Computing




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Stacy Kirby

I live in Gilbert with my husband, Darol and two sons.  I have been teaching STEM courses for 13 years in this district, and couldn’t imagine doing anything else!  I appreciate the opportunity to help students develop and apply advanced problem-solving and drafting skills in preparation for a career in engineering and/or architectural design.


  • B.S. in Horticulture from Clemson

  • M.A.T. in Secondary Science from USC

  • NASA Endeavor STEM Teaching Certificate from Columbia University

  • STEM Instructor, Pelion High School (2011-2020)

  • Certified Solidworks Professional (CSWP)

Courses taught

  • Mechanical Design I & I

  • Architecture I & II

Phone: 803-821-3070


Degrees and Certifications:

Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Design, Purdue University Mathematics Education, University of Wisconsin Educational Leadership – Arkansas State University Continued Certifications for technology and Gifted and Talented Students Certifications for AP Courses: Statistics, BC-Calculus, and AB-Calculus

Patrick Martin

1995-2000 Aiken County School District; Wagner-Salley HS
2000-2006 Lexington Middle School
2006-2013 Lexington High School
2013-2018 River bluff High School
2018-2019 Lexington Technology Center

Courses Taught: Chemistry, Physics, Physical Science, Algebra, Calculus, Statistics, and Engineering

Last Modified on May 23, 2024