Degrees and Certifications:
Sara Catherine Tapley
Let me introduce myself, if we have not met. My name is Sara Catherine Tapley and I am a special education preschool teacher. I graduated from Arab High School in 2006 and from Auburn University with a Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Special Education in May of 2010. Then I continued my education and received my Masters in Collaborative Special Education in August of 2011. I taught for two years with Lanett City Schools. The 2018-2019 will be my seventh year at East Smith Station Elementary. I live in Opelika, Alabama with my husband, Mathew, our 2 year old (3 year old on August 24th), Frances, and our ten year old German Sheppard, Kelsey. I am currently 36 weeks pregnant with our second daughter.
Our classroom paraprofessional is Julie Williams. She is wonderful! Mrs. Julie has completed seven years at ESSES. This women is vital to our classroom and has so much to offer your children.