Mrs. Anita Schaffer

Phone: 256-837-3735


Degrees and Certifications:

Athens State University: Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education University of Alabama: Master’s Degree in Elementary Education Grades 6 - 12 History Certification 2018

Mrs. Anita Schaffer

Social Science


Mrs. Schaffer attended Athens State University in Athens, Alabama and earned a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education.  Additionally, she earned her master's degree in Elementary Education from the University of Alabama.  She also earned a certification in history for grades 6 through 12.  


Mrs. Schaffer has 24.5 years of experience as a successful classroom teacher.  She taught 4th grade for 10 years in Cullman, Alabama.  She then taught 5th grade social studies for 7 years at Columbia Elementary School followed by 7 years as a sixth grade social studies teacher.  


Mrs. Schaffer is a native of Cullman, Alabama, but lived in Athens and Madison from 2005 to 2018.   She now lives in Cullman.  She is married and the proud mother of two sons and one daughter.  She has one fabulous granddaughter.  Much of  her free time is spent with her family.  She enjoys cooking.