Sixth Grade Requirements
Meet the Sixth Grade Teachers
Mrs. Brenda Farris
Advanced Math & Science
Remind: Text @scifarris to 81010 (Science). Text @mathfarris to 81010 (Math). Text @avidfarris to 81010 (AVID).
Mrs. Farris was born and raised in Texas, and spent summers in Walton County while growing up. After high school, Mrs. Farris attended Northwest Florida State College, where she graduated with a degree in Middle Grades Math Education.
Mrs. Shannon Morrison
Math & Advanced Science
Remind: text @fe78kc to 81010.
Mrs. Morrison is a Walton County native, born and raised in DeFuniak Springs, Florida. She is a graduate of Walton High School. Mrs. Morrison holds a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education and master’s degrees in Educational Leadership, both earned from the University of West Florida. She also has a master’s degree in School Counseling from the University of West Alabama. She has twenty-six years teaching experience with Walton County School District.
Mrs. Morrison is married with three active high school students. In her spare time, she enjoys relaxing with her family on the bay or at the beach. She believes that saltwater heals the soul.
A quote that Mrs. Morrison holds dear: “The secret to education lies in respecting the student.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ms. Lauren Slatcoff
English Language Arts & Advanced English Language Arts
Mr. Dan Wilkerson
World History, Advanced World History, & Grade Level Chair
Remind: Text @wcult6th to 81010.
Mr. Wilkerson is a Walton County native (born in DeFuniak Springs). He graduated from Marianna High School in Marianna, Florida, and attended FSU and UWF. Mr. Wilkerson has been a middle school teacher for over twenty years.