About Teacher

Mrs. Jeannine Fernandez



Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education- UNCW Certificate for Teaching Talented and Gifted Children- Converse College Certificate for AIG- ECU

Mrs. Jeannine Fernandez

I taught Kindergarten for two years at a christian academy.  I spent five years In Okinawa Japan as an assistant in an elementary school working with children who have Autism.  I taught three years in Beaufort SC in the first (2)and fourth grades (1). I have been with RES for the past 10 years.  I have taught Third (2), Fifth grade (6) and Science Lab (2).

I was the 2014-15 

Science/STEM teacher of the year for RES

I was the 2015-16

Teacher of the Year for RES

I am the wife of a Retired United States Marine, and have been married for 30 years.  I have a daughter who graduated  from Lander University in Greenwood SC (Go Bearcats!),& Capella University she is married to a police officer in Jacksonville. These two beautiful people have made me a GRANDMA- I am so in love!!  I have a son who graduated from Richlands High (Go WIldcats) who is now a United States Marine stationed here at Camp Lejeune. I am originally from Louisville KY however; Richlands is our home now and forever more.