Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Elizabeth Backus
Ms. Beth Backus, Assistant Principal, Highland Elementary School.
Ms. Backus joined the HES administrative team in the 2017-18 school year. Prior to that, she served as a school administrator in Dunn, NC.
She is a veteran teacher of 19 years, teaching grades 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 with the public school system in North Carolina. Ms. Backus grew up in Ohio, where she worked with Ohio public schools as well as a private school for children with ASD.
Ms. Backus is highly committed to serving the students in her care, and is proud to be a HES Pirate! #piratestrong
Highland Staff welcome students face to face this 2021-22 school year!