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Gypsy  Atkins Staff Photo
Subjects Taught
Social Studies


Graduated from Lee University with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Education. I also have a Diploma in Social Work and Psychology.


1987 - 2001:  Black Fox Elementary School

2001 - Current:  Lake Forest Middle School


I received Teacher of the Year at Black Fox Elementary in 1995, I received Who's Who Among American Teachers in 2005 and 2006, and was also recognized by Cambridge Who's Who in 2006.  I love teaching and believe this was God's calling for my life. In December 2015, I was remarried to Rod Atkins and together we have 5 daughters: Dani, Amanda, Amber, Ashley, and Miranda.  I have a Wonderful Life!