Ms. Rebecca Roper

MET Chair, Special Education Department

Work Mobile Number: 901-282-9885





I am a graduate of Southaven High School and Blue Mountain College, where I earned a B.S. in English, Secondary Education.  I later earned my master's degree in Educational Theory and Practice with Arkansas State University.  I am certified to teach Language Arts in grades 7-12 and K-12 Special Education in the state of Mississippi.

I have 15 years experience in education with DeSoto County Schools.  I began my career teaching 7th grade ELA at Desoto Central Middle School and remained there for four years.  At Southaven High School, I taught English 9, 10, and 12.  After that, I served as a special education teacher/case manager and inclusion teacher for 8 years.  Currently, I am Co-MET Chair for the Special Education Department, grades 9 and 12. 


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