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"Students don't care how much you know until they know how much you care."   - Anonymous

Mrs. Quickel has more than 20 years of experience in the field of education.  She began her career in Lexington School District One as a World Language teacher in an elementary school.  She has additional classroom experience in Lexington School District Five.  After 15 years of teaching, Mrs. Quickel continued her career as a middle level assistant principal in Lexington School District Four.  Most recently, she joined the Polo Road Elementary team as an Assistant Principal.

Mrs. Quickel earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Spanish from the University of South Carolina with a cognate in Education and Latin American Studies.  She has an Interdisciplinary Masters of Arts in Spanish and certification in Educational Administration.

Mrs. Quickel is married to R.D. Quickel and they have two beautiful children.  When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with family.  Some of the family's favorite pastimes are hiking, kayaking, swimming, and just about any other outdoor activity.