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WELCOME!! 
So glad you have stopped by my page!


My name is Becca Zimmerman. I am the School Social Worker/ Counselor at Ray Childers Elementary. I am a trained mental health professional who is often seen as the link between home and school. I provide services that address the child's social and emotional regulation as it relates to their social and academic functioning. During a typical school day, I provide individual counseling, group counseling as well as provide character education lessons for the entire school. I also link students and families to outside resources and agencies in the community. 

  I am available to meet with students and parents on an as needed basis. 
Please do not hesitate to contact me at 828-324-1340 or by email at beccazimmerman@burke.k12.nc.us .






The mission of Ray Childers is to provide a safe environment 
where students can become critical thinkers and life-long learners with self-confidence and the ability to work cooperatively towards a productive life. 


My goal at Ray Childers is to complete this mission by teaching tolerance, acceptance and encouraging self-esteem on a daily basis. I have created a welcoming environment for all students. This allows me to support them in their daily adventures of learning who they are. 




BULLYING IS TAKEN SERIOUSLY AT Ray Childers Elementary!
Please click on the "Bullying Facts" tab to find out more.

Burke County Public Schools take all allegations of bullying seriously when reported to any staff or administration at the school. Upon receipt of the complaint, the principal or designee will investigate the merits of the complaint. The parent and student will be notified within 24 hours regarding the findings. Please let administration know if you have any concerns regarding bullying at the school.