Mr. Graffius is the Visual Art teacher at Poland Community School. He works with all students K-6, Gifted and Talented Students (GaTE) and Functional Life Skills students. Mr. Graffius has been at PCS since 2005. He is also a visual artist who creates oil pastels, acrylic paintings, photographs and sculptures. Mr. Graffius is a graduate of the University of Southern Maine (BFA, Bachelor of Fine Arts); Lesley University (MA, Masters in Curriculum and Instruction); and the University of Maine in Farmington (C.A.S. in Gifted & Talented Education). Mr. Graffius lives in Portland with wife Courtney, son Charlie and daughter Lucy.