Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors Early Childhood Masters Language and Literacy

Mrs. Chanel Haynes

Welcome to 1st Grade! We are the Haynes Highfliers and our moto is to "Set Your mind on things above".  (hot air balloons)

My name is, Chanel Haynes, I am on the 1st Grade Team at Harbison West Elementary School. I am originally from New Jersey born and raised. I have a wonderful daughter that is the joy of my life.

This is my 11th year teaching; but 3rd year in District 5. I have previously taught 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Reading/ Math Intervention. I graduated from Benedict College with a Bachelors degree and Walden University with a Masters degree. I enjoy swimming, basketball, tennis, bike riding, reading, cooking, gardening, creating, building, singing, family time, and helping my students make connections in their learning.  

I am so excited to be apart of an awesome school and commuity! Please visit my class website by clicking on the link below for up to date information throughout the school year.  

Class Website