Phone: (610)518-0685, Ext. 2253
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Allyn Bacchus
Mr. Bacchus is an 8th grade History teacher at Downingtown Middle School. He has been teaching at Downingtown Middle School since 2010. Prior to joining the DMS Staff, Mr. Bacchus taught 7th and 8th grade History at Toby Farms Elementary in Chester, PA and 6th grade Social Studies at Lindsay Middle School in Hampton, VA. In 2013, Mr. Bacchus was named “Teacher as a Hero” by the Philadelphia National Liberty Museum for his desire to inspire, motivate and educate young people.
Mr. Bacchus is originally from Hampton, Virginia and moved to the greater Philadelphia region to attend Villanova University. While at Villanova, Mr. Bacchus was an All- American free safety for the Wildcat football team. Mr. Bacchus currently shares his love of football as a coach for the Middle School Football team. Mr. Bacchus truly enjoys teaching and coaching and looks forward to working with the minds of tomorrow on a daily basis.