Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Chapman was born and raised in Meadville, Pennsylvania. She received her bachelor’s degree from USC-Coastal Carolina College in Physical Education. Mrs. Chapman holds three teaching certificates: Intermediate Science, Elementary Education, and Physical Education. Her teaching career began in the late 80's at Moore Middle School teaching Science, Health, and Physical Education. Mrs. Chapman moved to Sneed when it was built and taught 8th grade science, and has been teaching in the science lab at Delmae for the last 16 years. She has been teaching in Florence School District One for the last 32 years. Mrs. Chapman holds National Board Certification and is a State of South Carolina Certified Bee Keeper. She loves watching children learn and grow through all they do. During her years at FSD1, she has been teacher of the year twice, once at Sneed Middle and the other at Delmae Elementary. She has been a Girl Scout Leader, 4 H Leader, 4H Leader of the Year for the State of South Carolina 2019/2020, STEM Teacher of the Year for the Pee Dee Region and a state finalist 2019/2020, and a volunteer in her community. In the past, Mrs. Chapman has directed STEAM summer camps at Florence Darlington Tech and Honda of South Carolina.