Teacher of the Year

Mr. Clyde McPherson was selected as the 2017-2018 Phoenix Academy High School Teacher of the Year.

Mr. McPherson currently serves as the lead Social Studies teacher at PAHS.  He has been in the district and assigned to Phoenix Academy for over 6 years.  Mr. McPherson is a leader and continues to be an inspiration for all staff and students.  He has worked several positions in the past with one of the more significant of those positions being his active service as a member of the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War.  

Mr. McPherson is a walking ecyclopedia.  His understanding of history and his personal life stories are captivating and often lead students into becoming hungry for more knowledge about current and past world events.  

You may reach him at: Cmcpherson@chccs.k12.nc.us