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Meet our new Assistant Principal, Mr. James Harris

posted Aug 5, 2015, 6:16 AM by

Graduate of Phoebus High School

Bachelor of Arts- Hampton University

Master of Education- Hampton University

Education Specialist- The George Washington University


Mr. Harris has a passion for education and was given the opportunity to pursue that passion as a Bill Gates Millennium Scholar. 

Throughout his professional journey, he held teaching roles in Newport News, with Educational Talent Search, and the Breakthrough Collaborative. 

He came to HCS in 2009, working at Hampton High School, where he taught several social studies courses and in the International Baccalaureate program. 

While at Hampton High, he served as an instructional leader, classroom management coach, and was selected as Teacher of the Year in 2014. 

He is very excited to join the Bruin family!