Katie Moore has been an educator with Burke County Public Schools since 2002.  Prior to her move into administration, she taught middle school mathematics and served as an instructional coach.  Katie holds an undergraduate degree from Gardner Webb University in Business Administration and a Master's Degree in Middle School Education and School Administration.  She has achieved National Board Certification in middle school math with Adolescent/Young Adult focus.  She resides in Connelly Springs with her husband and two children.  She enjoys reading, sports, and spending time with family.


                Doug Hallyburton, Assistant Principal
Doug Hallyburton was born and raised in Burke County.  After graduating from East Burke High School and Appalachian State University, he moved away from Burke County for 20 years.  He returned in 2002 and began his teaching career at Heritage.  He taught Language Arts and Computers and coached soccer and wrestling.  He began his career in Administration in 2013, serving at Walter Johnson and Table Rock.  He and his wife have two adult sons.
He is very excited about the opportunity to return to what he considers his home school.  Doug is looking forward to working with the staff, students, parents, and community.