Phone: 706-310-1992 ext: 1901
Degrees and Certifications:
BSED Middle School Education The University of Georgia 1999 MAED Middle School Math Education Piedmont College 2010 EDS Teacher Leadership Piedmont College 2013 Gifted Certification 2013 Teacher of the Year 2015 Piney Grove Middle School Forsyth County
Tara Hawkins has been teaching middle school math since graduating from The University of Georgia in 1999. She has taught in Kansas, Missouri, and Forsyth County, Georgia before coming to Oconee County in 2017. She has a Bachelors of Science and Masters in Middle Grades Math Education. In 2013, she earned her Specialist in Teacher Leadership and her Gifted Certification. For the 2019-2020 school year, she will be teaching three 8th Grade Advanced Math classes and one 6th Grade Math 180 class. She serves as the MBMS Math Department Chair and is a MATHCOUNTS sponsor.
Mrs. Hawkins is married to Josh Hawkins, a teacher and coach at North Oconee High School. They have three sons: Andrew (13), Charles (11), and William (9).