Phone: (360) 289-3888
Degrees and Certifications:
Dr. Russell Evans
Where are you from?
I am from deep in the heart of Texas! My hometown is Klein, TX, a small community, northwest of Houston, TX. I have pretty much lived in and around that area my whole life, until moving up here to Ocean Shores!
High school and college experience
I graduated High School, Class of 2003. I then attended Texas A&M University in College Station, TX... WHOOP!!
While I was there, I studied Geography/Geosciences and Political Science. I obtained my Bachelor of Science Degree in 2007, my Master in Education (Curriculum and Instruction) in 2008 and my Doctorate of Education (Curriculum and Instruction) in 2020... all three of my higher education certificates are from Texas A&M!
Years of teaching and administrative experience
I am extremely PROUD to be entering my SECOND year as Principal of North Beach Middle/High School!! GO HYAKS!! #NorthBeachNation
The 2020-21 school year will begin my 5th year as a school administrator!
I have previously taught U.S. History, World Geography, and AP Geography for 7 years, primarily concentrated on 8th, 9th and 11th grade.
I have previously instructed undergraduate/graduate students at Texas A&M University for 3 years in Elementary and Secondary Social Studies Methods, Foundations of Education in a Multicultural Society and the Secondary Graduate Certification Program.
Areas of knowledge
Educational Technology, Career and Technical Education Director, Educator Preparation/Certification, Student Success Coordinator, Professional Development, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Programming, Social Emotional Learning and Middle School/Hight School Transition Specialist
Words of wisdom
"What wisdom can you find greater than kindness?"
-Jean Jacques Rousseau
"Things turn out best for those who make the best of how things turn out."
How would you describe yourself and your hobbies and interests
I love my family! We enjoy many adventures together, from playing on the beach, walking in our neighborhood, hiking, camping, etc. We always have fun!
I am also an avid gamer (Xbox, Playstation, Switch, PC, Oculus Rift and all the classic consoles) and enjoy other fun outdoor activities! I am also a HUGE Star Wars and Indiana Jones fan! I love action, comedy and scary movies too!!