Phone: 252-514-6450


Degrees and Certifications:

Elementary Education (K-6) Academically/Intellectually Gifted (K–12) M.A. in Teaching, East Carolina University B.S. in Psychology, Fayetteville State University

Mrs. Joy Bryan

My name is Mrs. Bryan and I teach ELA at THE H.J. MacDonald Middle School! I have an M.A. in Teaching from East Carolina University (AAARRRRRRRRGG!) and a B.S. in Psychology from Fayetteville State University. My husband and I have been married for 14 years and we have two children, Katelyn and Henry. Katelyn is a 7th grader at HJM; Henry is in 4th grade at AHB. As a family, we enjoy baseball games and camping!  We've camped all across the country - from coast to coast and border to border! Teaching, coffee, and DIY projects are a few of my favorite things. Please contact me at if there is anything I can do for you. We are going to have a great year at THE HJ!


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