Sandy has been an integral part of The Chandler School from the very beginning. As the mother of Matt (our first graduate) Sandy knows the value of the school from a parent’s perspective. She brings years of experience from working in the primary program at Christ Church Episcopal School.
Inspired and influenced through studying the Reggio Emilia Approach, Patti believes that children are competent, curious and creative constructors of knowledge. She takes this belief and supports children’s powerful thinking through their work with wooden unit blocks. She is also the very proud mother of Pirate Hagood!
A former defensive tackle at Newberry, Cheerio is always looking out for everyone around him. He provides a helping hand and bright smile to everyone he meets. Cheerio's mighty presence and nurturing nature during Social Studies and Primary classes, PE and recess, are big parts of The Chandler School magic.
Chris is a car enthusiast with a penchant not only for how engines run, but how the brain learns. Chris utilizes the hands-on method for science, and he is a firm believer in helping students solve problems in an active classroom environment.
Sarah is our resident force of nature. Her free spirited creativity inspires students to proudly express themselves. Using watercolors, crayons, and any material that presents itself, students learn to trust their creativity. Sarah's world is a safe place in which to explore ideas, images, and a variety of artistic techniques.