Oxford, Mississippi (March 27, 2019) — The Oxford School District has successfully concluded the principal search at Oxford High School for 2019-2020. Noah Hamilton has been selected as the next principal, effective July 1, 2019.
Hamilton has served as principal of Resurrection Catholic School (K3-12) in Pascagoula, Mississippi since 2015. Prior to that, he was the principal of Potts Camp High School in Potts Camp, Mississippi from 2012-2015. In addition, he brings sixteen years of teaching and coaching experience with endorsements in English, Physical Education, General Science, and K-12 Administration. Hamilton earned his B.S. in Exercise Science and holds a Master of Education in Educational Leadership, both from the University of Mississippi.
In his time at Resurrection Catholic School, Hamilton developed and implemented the “Collegiate Academy” in partnership with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. During his tenure at Potts Camp High School, their achievement ranking rose from a “D” school to a “B” school while also substantially increasing the graduation rate and scholarship awards for students.
“I am extremely honored and excited to be selected as the next principal at Oxford High School. Having worked for some great principals and superintendents during my career, I believe I am well prepared for the challenge before me. I look forward to working with an amazing faculty and staff to guide the students of OHS to be some of the nation's best. The time is right to be a Charger,” said Hamilton.
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