Chris McCook earned a Bachelors of Science in Education degree from Georgia Southern University and a Masters/Specialist Degree in Ed. Leadership from Columbus State University. He has spent the past eleven years working in the classroom as well as working with the In School Suspension program at HCHS. Also, during that time Mr. McCook worked with a variety of athletic teams. He spent most of his time as a varsity football coach and the head boy's soccer coach.  He is married to Megan McCook who is a teacher at Lake Joy Primary. They have two children, Ansley and Jackson, who are very proud to be apart of the DEMON family.

You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.



Assistant Principal of Instruction
Mrs. Shelley Holmes


Shelley Holmes graduated from Benjamin E. Mays High School in Atlanta, GA. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Vanderbilt University. She holds a Master of Science degree in English from Jacksonville State University and Education Specialist degree in Education Leadership from Columbus State University. She has been teaching since 1999.

Her educational experience includes: Teacher, Houston County Career & Technology Center (now the Career Academy), 2000-2011    Teacher, Baldwin High School, 1999-2000 Mrs. Holmes was selected Teacher of the Year for HCCTC in 2003-04 and 2009-10.

She is married to Darryl Holmes. They have two children, Traci and Darius. She enjoys watching sports, reading, and travelling.

"If we don't stand up for children, then we don't stand for much." Marion Wright Edelman


Assistant Principal

Maggie Grange is a graduate of Lee County High School in Leesburg, GA. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Secondary Mathematics Education from Georgia Southwestern State University. She also has both a Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction from Georgia Southwestern State University and has an Ed.S in Educational Leadership from Georgia College & State University.  Currently, she is pursuing her ED.D in Educational Leadership at Valdosta State University.

Prior to this position, she was a math teacher for 13 years at Houston County High School and recently served as the math department chair. Maggie is married to Jeff Grange who is a math teacher at Houston County High School. She is excited to become part of the DEMON tradition!


Assistant Principal

Heath Burch is a graduate of Dodge County High School.  He has earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Education from Georgia Southern University, a Masters in Education degree from Georgia College and State University, and an Educational Specialist degree from Georgia Southwestern University. In 2012, after 9 years of successful teaching and coaching experience, Mr. Burch was selected to serve as an administrator at WRHS.

He is married to Stephanie Burch.  They are the proud parents of three boys, Brody, Bryson, and Brooks.

Assistant Principal

Mark Sams is a graduate of Warner Robins High School. Mr. Sams earned a Bachelors of Science in Education from Georgia College and State University, a Masters in History Education from Piedmont College, and will complete his Educational Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction in May of 2017 from Piedmont College. Mr. Sams began his career in 1998. His teaching experience includes 6 years as a Language Arts and History teacher at Feagin Mill Middle School and Warner Robins Middle School. In addition, Mr. Sams served 12 years as Athletic Director at Mossy Creek Middle School and Feagin Mill Middle School.

Mr. Sams is married to Aimee Sams and they have two children, Shane and Allyson. Shane and Allyson are also graduates of Warner Robins High School. Mr. Sams is proud to return to Demon Country!