Hi! My name is Sharay Rucker, but most kiddos know me as Miss Sharay from subbing. I am beyond excited to learn and grow with my students this year. I look forward to an amazing year.

- Sharay Rucker


I am a Cape Girardeau native, living in Jackson. I have 2 Bachelor’s degrees from SEMO. This will be my 14th year in education, my 13th as a music teacher; I’ve been singing since I was 2 and it is my favorite thing to do!! My husband and I have been married 14 years and we have a daughter

- Margery Waller


Hello, my name is Cheryl Nolen. I have been employed at New Madrid Elementary for 4 years as a Teacher’s Assistant. This is my first year teaching. I will be teaching 5th grade. I’m so excited about this school year and getting to know my students and families.

- Cheryl Nolen

misty patterson

My name is Misty Patterson and I will be teaching 3rd grade this year. I have four kids, three of which will be with me at New Madrid Elementary! I love getting to know every student I come into contact with and can’t wait for this new school year!

- Misty Patterson

Rachael Roberts

Hi I’m Rachael Roberts! I am originally from the Kansas City area but moved to New Madrid County several years ago with my husband. We have 3 children who are all in the district,. I am so excited for the opportunity to be an eagle this year

- Rachael Roberts