7th Grade Teachers
Ms. Abadie was born in Chalmette, Louisiana. She is a graduate of South Walton High School. Ms Abadie went on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Middle Grades Math Education (grades 5-9) at Northwest Florida State College. Upon graduation, she received certification in math education for grades 6-12. She has a Master of Science degree from University of West Florida in Mathematics and Statistics.
Mr. Grant came to the Gulf Coast via his Air Force family in 1964. He grew up in Fort Walton Beach, attended Fort Walton Beach High School, Northwest Florida State College, and Florida State University. He served 30+ years as a YMCA professional before retiring in 2012. 2017 begins his 5th year of teaching and his certifications include ESE, PE, Social Studies, and Language Arts. His wife Kiersten is also a teacher and they have four children - Paige, George, Alyssa, and Anne-Marie.
Nancy Anderson Griner
Ms. Charlotte Hamer was born and raised in Eufaula, Alabama where she also graduated Eufaula High School. She went on to attend Auburn University and graduated with a B.S. in Education. She is certified in Exceptional Student Education, Elementary Education, and Middle Grades Integrated Curriculum.
Mrs. Murray was originally from New Hampshire. She is a graduate of Lebanon High School home of the Red Raiders. Mrs. Murray went on to Emory University and returned to NH to receive a Bachelors of Science at the University of New Hampshire at Keene. She taught in NH before teaching here in Walton County at both Van R. Butler and ECMS.