Phone: Feel free to call or text me at (803) 474-8562 during office hours.


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in History, College of Liberal Arts, University of South Carolina, Columbia (2001). Juris Doctor, School of Law, University of South Carolina, Columbia (2004). International Master of Business Administration, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, Columbia (2008). Professional Certificate in Social Studies (Highly Qualified) achieved via South Carolina Department of Education Program of Alternative Certification for Educators (PACE).

Mr. Darrah B. Densmore

Greetings! I am excited to teach AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP Microeconomics, Cambridge IGCSE History, and VirtualSC World Geography Honors in my fifth year at Aiken High. I also serve as head coach of the three-time defending district champion Aiken High School Academic Team.

As a native South Carolinian, I am a proud product of our state's public education system. I have taken a non-traditonal route to the head of the classroom via a legal and corporate career path, but it is now my privilege to be doing all I ever really wanted to do; namely, to make a postive impact upon the lives of young people and share with them my deep respect and appreciation for learning.

I am best reached via email. I check it regularly and endeavor to return all inquiries promptly.

I look forward to enjoying another great year at The High!



If you're interested in inquiring about or joining our team, please visit or otherwise get in touch with me! Our webpage is found at the address linked below. It includes information about our team and about quiz bowl in general, as well as updates to our current practice and tournament schedule. Save it to your link library and check back often!

AHS Academic Quiz Bowl Team



Moodle will be the primary learning management system we will use to complete the VirtualSC curriculum. That system includes most assignments, due dates, and course materials. You will also keep track of your course grade in Moodle instead of PowerSchool. Enrichment materials and assignments will be offered via Schoology from time to time. Adequate notice of such enhancements will be provided.

In order to access our live meetings via Microsoft Teams, you will need to be a member of our AIKEN iNNOVATE World Geography Honors team. I have added everyone on my PowerSchool class roster to the team manually, but a few folks still might be left out. Please email me if you still need to be granted access. IMPORTANT: you must be logged into your Office 365 account in order to join our team and participate in our live sessions.


Course materials and assignments will be provided in class as well as on our course Schoology page. Grades will be posted in PowerSchool as usual whether an assignment is handed in or submitted electronically via Schoology.



AIKEN iNNOVATE General Questions:

I'm not bad with technology, but we have better resources available. Please address all such inquires to their proper channels. These are indicated below. 

AIKEN iNNOVATE Technical Support: (803) 641-2642

VirtualSC Technical Support: (803) 734-8039

Daily Schedule -- First Semester 2020-2021

Daily Schedule -- First Semester 2020-2021