I'm Daniel Chimes and I am a member of the
Social Studies department at Shadow Creek
High School. The 2022-2023 school year
marks my 12th as a high school teacher.
I have a diverse personal and educational
background and a wide range of interests.
I attended Dickinson High School
and then on to the University of Houston
(B.M. Music Theory). I taught English in
Galena Park ISD for four years before
moving to Alvin ISD. I have certifications
in Social Studies, English, and Music. In my
spare time I write songs, engineer sound
recordings, and play drums with my church's
praise and worship team. I am a soccer
player, runner, and enthusiastic motorcycle
rider. I enjoy a variety of musical styles,
cooking, reading about history, photography,
Some of the places I've traveled to...
England, New Zealand, Russia,
Mexico, The Dominican Republic,
Honduras, Belize, and all
around the USA.
"A journey is not just about getting somewhere
- it's about every step you take while going."