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Chastity Baccus, formerly Chastity Griffin, has been teaching for 16 years. This is her 9th year here at Mt. Gallant! She has taught 2nd, 4th, and currently teaching 5th grade. Mrs. Baccus is from Florence, SC and graduated from Coker College with her bachelor’s degree in Education. She also earned a Master’s Degree from Walden University in Reading and Literacy. Mrs. Baccus is currently attending Salem International University to obtain an additional certificate for Educational Leadership. Mrs. Baccus' passion is reading, and her goal is ensure that ALL students become life long readers. In May, 2015, she married her wonderful husband, Rhoderick. Mrs. Baccus has three children; Chelsie, 20, Brian 18, and Christian, 11 and two stepchildren; Kendrick, 16 and Jekenna, 6. She also has a Chihuahua named Casper.