Dr. Michael Garris

Phone: (803)575-5744


Degrees and Certifications:

National Board Certified Early Adolescence Generalist

Dr. Michael Garris

I teach fifth-grade math and science at Chapin Intermediate School.  I hold a B.S. in Accounting, an MEd. in education administration, and a PhD. in education administration from the University of South Carolina.  My teaching preparation was from Columbia International University.  I received National Board Certification in teaching in 2001 as Early Adolescent Generalist, encompassing students aged fifth through ninth grade.  My NBCT certification is through 2021.  I have extensive additional graduate work in the areas of math, science, social studies, and reading.




Fifth Grade Math