• Dr. Duane Graham, Principal.  dgraham@chester.k12.sc.us . Former Assistant Principal at CHS.  Former teacher at Chester Middle School.  Chester High graduate.  Graduate of Winthrop University and SC State University.

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  • Latasha Cassidy, Assistant Principal.  lcassidy@chester.k12.sc.us    Mrs. Cassidy has served as an educator in the Chester County School district for twelve years. Prior to being an assistant principal at Chester High School, she was a 6th grade Language Arts teacher at Lewisville Middle School. Mrs. Cassidy earned both her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and her Masters of Education in Educational Leadership from Winthrop University and is proud to be a Winthrop alumni! A Master’s Degree in Divergent Learning was also earned from Columbia College, a school of excellence.   

    Mrs. Cassidy is looking forward to a successful and exciting school year for all students and staff for the 2019-2020 school year. She is very passionate about education and loves to inspire and encourage anyone she comes into contact with. When Mrs. Cassidy is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, working out, shopping, and exploring new restaurants with good eats. She hopes to build up the courage to complete a 5K one day!

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    Thomas Fortman, Assistant Principal.  tfortman@chester.k12.sc.us .  Mr. Fortman moved to SC from Baltimore, MD in 2017 to be the Math Department Head at Clinton HS before accepting the Assistant Principal position at CHS this year.  He has a BS in Business Management from Colorado Technical University, an MA in Christian Ministries Leadership from Liberty University, and an M.Ed. in School Administration and Supervision from Liberty University.  

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    Dana Williams, Assistant Principal.  dwilliams1@chester.k12.sc.us

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