Mr. David Colwell, Principal

Phone: 828-758-7376

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Southeastern Community College: Associate in Arts UNC-Chapel Hill: Bachelor of Arts The Citadel: Master of Education

Mr. David Colwell, Principal

Mr. Colwell is married to Sherry Colwell, a former educator and administrator for 37 years. Sherry and David are the proud "parents" of nine cats, and Peaches, their Cocker Spaniel.  Mr. Colwell earned an Honorable Discharge from the United States Army in 1978. He was born in Wilmington, NC, and has two brothers, Steve and Bryan.  Mr. Colwell lived with his wife, Sherry, on Daniel Island, SC, for 10+ year  before coming to Caldwell County.  Mr. Colwell lived and worked in the Charleston area for 25 years.  He was a High School Varsity Boys Basketball Coach for eight years, a High School Athletics Director for four years, a High School Social Studies teacher 20 years,  and has served as an Administrator in all three traditional high schools in Caldwell County.  He earned an Associate in Arts from Southeastern Community College, Bachelor of Arts in American Studies from UNC- Chapel Hill, and a Masters Degree in Education Administration from The Citadel.  He is an Indianapolis Colts football fan, a St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan, a UNC Tarheel fan, and a Charlotte Hornets basketball fan.

 

Mrs. Cathy Barlow, Assistant Principal

Phone: 828-758-7376

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science: Appalachian State University Masters of Curriculum and Instruction: Appalachian State University Administrative License: Appalachian State University

Mrs. Cathy Barlow, Assistant Principal

Experience: 

Assistant Principal, Hibriten High School: 2015-present

Assistant Principal, Gamewell Middle School: 2013-2015

Instructional Facilitator, CCS: 2009-2013

English Teacher, CCS: 1999-2009

 

 

Mrs. Denise Allen

Phone: 828-758-7376

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Denise Allen

I am a Caldwell County native from the Hudson area. I am happily married and have 3 sons - 2 attending Appalachian State University and one at Hibriten. I obtained my Bachelor's of Science degree in Earth Science Education from Appalachian State University and my Master's degree in Executive Leadership in Education from Gardner Webb University. 
I began my teaching career at Glenn High School in Winston Salem and moved back to Caldwell County where I taught at South Caldwell High School and Caldwell Early College. I served as the school district's high school beginning teacher mentor for three years before joining the administrative team at Hibriten High School. I am looking forward to serving the Hibriten community as an assistant principal and am proud to say I am a Hibriten Panther!
Mr. Randy Hart, Assistant Principal

Phone: 828-758-7376 ext 202

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science with a specialization in mathematics: Southern Arkansas University Masters in Elementary Education: Grand Canyon University Masters in Educational Leadership in Education: Gardner-Webb University

Mr. Randy Hart, Assistant Principal

Mr. Hart is a native of Arkansas. He was born and raised in Camden, Arkansas. He is an avid reader, especially anything by James Patterson, John Grisham, or Dean Koontz just to name a few. He also enjoys watching Texas A&M football, Duke basketball, and Houston Astros baseball. Mr. Hart obtained a Bachelor's of Science degree in Elementary Education with a specialization in mathematics from Southern Arkansas University. He obtained a Master's degree in Elementary Education from Grand Canyon University, and later a Master's degree in Executive Leadership in Education from Gardner-Webb University. Mr. Hart began his teaching career teaching middle school math and science in Springhill, Louisiana. After moving to North Carolina in 2004, Mr. Hart began teaching at Gamewell Elementary School. After 13 years of teaching at Gamewell Elementary, he accepted the position of assistant principal at Davenport A+ Elementary School where he served for 2 years before moving to Hibriten High School. It is truly an honor to serve as your assistant principal, and to be a Hibriten Panther.