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Educational administrator

James Washington Gary,, American educational administrator.

Background

Gary,, James Washington was born on August 31, 1943 in Sumter, South Carolina, United States. Son of James W. and Thomasena Gary.

Education

Bachelor, Morris College, 1966;Master of Education, University of Southern California, 1976;postgraduate, Sumter Technology College, 1976-1978.

Career

Social studies teacher, conductor band, Scotts Branch High School, Sumter, 1966-1970, 71-75;resource teacher, Ashwood Center High School, Bishopville, South Carolina., 1976-1977;assistant principal, Bishopville Primary School, 1977-1978;principal, Bishopville Middle School, 1978-1985;principal, Mount Pleasant High School, Elliott, South Carolina., 1985-1992;principal, Bishopville Junior High, since 1993.

Membership

Co-chairman stewards St. Luke. African Methodist Episcopal Church, Sumter, 1977-1981. Member National Education Association, South Carolina Education Association, Sumter Tri-County Association, Lee County Education Association, Clarendon County Teachers Association, Lee County Elementary Principals (chairman 1981-1982), National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (Distinguished Alumni Citation 1988), Sumter County Public Awarenes Association, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, South Carolina Association Secondary Administrators.

Connections

Married Brendolyn Dixon, March 18, 1987. Children: Tanya, Jamecia, Jamie.

father:
James W.

mother:
Thomasena Gary

spouse:
Brendolyn Dixon

children:
Tanya Gary,

Jamecia Gary,

Jamie Gary,