Phone: 803.476.3223


Degrees and Certifications:

Education Master of Social Work, December 2012 University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Master of Arts in Teaching in Art Education, December 1994 University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Bachelor of Arts in Art Studio, December 1989 University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Certifications K-12 Art Psychology Endorsements Advanced Placement Studio Art

Catie Smylie

Ms. Smylie has been teaching Visual Arts at Irmo High School since 1998 and currently serves as Department Chair for the Visual and Performing Arts department and as a Secondary Arts Leadership committee member for School District Five. She is a National Board Certified Teacher and is certified to teach K-12 Art and Psychology. In addition, Ms. Smylie is endorsed to teach Advanced Placement Studio Art and has completed Levels 1 and 2 training for International Baccalaureate Visual Arts.


Ms. Smylie teaches Design Foundations, Three-Dimensional Design, Two-Dimensional Design, Contemporary Design, Ceramics, and International Baccalaureate Visual Arts courses.


Art is the signature of civilizations.
- Beverly Sills, American opera singer