Mrs. Cheryl Combs is a past student of Shirley Hills Elementary. She also attended Northside Middle and High Schools. Mrs. Combs obtained her bachelors degree from Mercer University with a major in Early Childhood Education and a minor in Psychology and her masters degree in Early Childhood Education from Georgia College and State University. She began teaching at Shirley Hills in 1999 and has taught first graders for 21 years - gifted first graders for 6 years. Mrs. Combs has been married to Mr. Mike Combs for 31 years, and they have a son, Steven and a daughter, Bre, as well as a granddaughter, Noah.