Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BS in Mathematics/Computer Science and Electrical Engineering minor from UNCC. Certified in Mathematics 9-12, PLTW Engineering and Business Education

Mr. Garry High

My name is Garry High.  I have been teaching here at West Johnston High School since 2019.

I am the IT/Computer Science teacher for the CTE department.  I teach CompTIA IT Fundamentals, Computer Engineering Technology I/II, and Computer Science Principles I/II.

I am certified in Mathematics 9-12, PLTW Engineering and Business Education.

Before coming to West Johnston High School, I taught mathematics and engineering at Independence High School in Charlotte, N. C. for 13 years.  Before becoming a teacher, I worked in industry for 24 years as a Software Engineer.

I graduated with honors from UNCC with a BS in Mathematics/Computer Science and Electrical Engineering minor. I have had post graduate training at NC State University, University of Tennesse Chatanuga, Duke University, Rochester Institute of Technology, UNCC and Central Piedmont Community College.

I have been married for 35 years.  We have 2 beautiful daughters, a granddaughter and a grandson.

 

  • 2020 - 2021

    9th Grade Homeroom  De Los Santos-Gonzalezese - Ferguson

    Semester 1

    1st Block - Planning

    2nd Block - Computer Engineering Technology I

    3rd Block - Computer Engineering Technology I

    4th Block - CompTIA IT Fundamentals

    Semester 2

    1st Block - Planning

    2nd Block - CompTIA IT Fundamentals

    3rd Block - Computer Science I

    4th Block - Computer Engineering Technology II Honors

     

    2020 - 2021

    9th Grade Homeroom  De Los Santos-Gonzalezese - Ferguson

    Semester 1

    1st Block - Computer Science I

    2nd Block -Planning

    3rd Block - Computer Engineering Technology I Honors

    4th Block - CompTIA IT Fundamentals

    Semester 2

    1st Block - Computer Science II

    2nd Block -Planning

    3rd Block - Computer Engineering Technology II Honors

    4th Block - CompTIA IT Fundamentals

School Announcements

JCPS Announcements

  • Social Media Use and Non-Credible Threats

    We are sharing information regarding non-credible threats made against several of our high school campuses today via social media. It is important to our district to notify our families of anything that may cause widespread concern.

    Comments (-1)
  • JC BOE votes to require masks for all JCPS students and staff

    At their August meeting, the Johnston County Board of Education voted 4-3 to make face coverings required indoors in all Johnston County Public Schools campuses and on all buses for students, staff, and guests. This updated mask requirement is effective immediately.

    Comments (-1)
  • 2021-2022 JCPS Preschool applications now open

    The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.

    Comments (-1)

Upcoming Events