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Mr. Mike Swain

 

H.J.M. Principal

Mr. Swain has strong connections to the HJ School Community. He was previously the assistant principal at HJ and has served the school district as a teacher at the middle school and high school level, as well as the Director of Student Services. Mr. Swain will work to provide quality instructional opportunities for students while supporting the needs of all students, staff, and families. Mr. Swain is known for his ability to build strong relationships with students, staff, and families while creating a nurturing learning environment for all students. He is positive, fair, and student-centered, and will be an excellent role model for the students. He looks forward to finishing the school year strong and celebrating the many achievements that will occur this semester.

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Mrs. Michelle Lelowicz

HJM Assistant Principal

 

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Mrs. Arlander Brickhouse

 H.J.M Assistant Principal 

Mrs. Arlander Brickhouse is a Vanceboro native, with two older brothers, and wonderful parents who raised her to always do her best. Her mother retired from the Craven County School System. Her dad served in the United States Army and retired from PCS Phosphate in Aurora NC. “Lana” as she is affectionately called, is a daddy’s girl and has been since birth.♥️ After graduating from Pitt Community College, Mrs.Brickhouse began her career in 2008 at Bridgeton Elementary School as a teacher’s assistant. During this time, she also drove the School bus at West Craven Middle School and still maintains her CDL license at this time. After being a teacher Assistant for almost 8 years, she then received her Bachelor of Science degree from Mount Olive College in 2012. In 2014, Mrs.Brickhouse became a teacher at Bridgeton Elementary School, where she taught 2nd grade, kindergarten, NC Pre-K, and EC NC Pre-K. In 2016, Mrs.Brickhouse went to Apex School of Theology in Goldsboro N.C. receiving a Bachelor's in Theology. Mrs.Brickhouse went back to school to receive her Master of Executive Studies at Gardner Webb University. In her leisure time, she served as a cheerleading coach for about 3 years, until she started her current position as Assistant Principal at H.J. Macdonald Middle School. Mrs. Brickhouse is also a pastor’s wife at Purified Purpose Church Ministries INC. She is currently attending Gardner Webb University for her doctorate degree in Executive Leadership. Mrs.Brickhouse has a daughter who is currently attending Elizabeth City State University. Mrs.Brickhouse is married to Mr. Joshua Brickhouse and they reside in Greenville, NC enjoying life and each other.