Amy Baker

Amy Baker

Ms. Amy Baker is the Assistant Principal of Hickory High School. She received her Bachelor of  Fine Arts with a concentration in Printmaking from UNC-Charlotte and her Master’s of Educational Leadership at Gardner-Webb University.
This is Ms. Baker's 1st year with Hickory Public Schools. Ms. Baker began her career with Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools where she has received her National Board Certification and has held the following positions during her tenure with the school system:

Teacher, Northwest School of the Arts, 2004-2007

Teacher, Mallard Creek High School, 2007-2010

Teacher, William Amos Hough High School, 2011-2012

Instructional Accountability Facilitator, Olympic High School, 2012-2014

Instructional Accountability Facilitator, William Amos Hough High School, 2014-2015

Dean of Students, Garinger High School, 2015-2017
Throughout her career, she has experienced a wide range of professional development opportunities and is passionate about being a lifelong learner. Ms. Baker takes pride in cultivating an environment of coaching and building successful teachers as they prepare our students to become career and college ready. Ms. Baker wants every student at Hickory High School to feel welcomed and expected as they are prepared and empowered to become culturally competent and successfully global productive citizens.
Ms. Baker's administrative duties at Hickory High School include:

11th Grade Discipline
Curriculum & Instruction Staff Development Support PLC Coordinator Teacher Evaluations (Social Studies, English, Fine Arts) SST (Student Services Team)
State and Benchmark Testing


When not serving students and teachers, Ms. Baker enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and working in her art studio.

 
Contact Information: Email: bakeram@hickoryschools.net Phone: 828-322-5860 ext:2217