Dr. Greg Peavy is a native of Warner Robins and has been an
educator in the Houston County school system since 1993. He
received a Bachelors degree in Music Education from Columbus State
University in 1993. Dr. Peavy holds a Masters and Specialist degree
in Educational Leadership from Georgia College and State University
and obtained his Doctorate in Educational Administration from
Dr. Peavy came to Northside High School in 1994 as Director of
Bands. He moved into administration after 6 years in the classroom.
Throughout his career, he has been blessed with the opportunity to
have worked at all grade levels in the Houston County School System
but is happy to back at Northside where it is always "Great to be a
Greg has been married to Paula, his high school sweet-heart since
1993. Paula is also an educator in the Houston County School
System. They have been blessed with two children, Morgan (NHS c/o
2014) and Colin (NHS c/o 2016).
is a native of Augusta, Ga. She is a proud alumni of Fort Valley
State University where she received a Bachelor's of Science in
Biology. She received her Masters of Education in Secondary
Education from Grand Canyon University and is currently working on
her Doctorate of Education in Instructional Leadership with a minor
in Curriculum and Instruction.
Candida has been an educator for nine years; six years as a
Biology teacher at Twiggs County High School and the last three
years as a Biology/AP Biology teacher at Northside High School.
Over her tenure she has been a member, chair, sponsor, and director
of many programs and committees. She is an educator who gives love
and respect to all of students and supports them fully as they
strive for success and excellence.
Mrs. Vicki Jones has been an educator in the Houston County school
system for 30 years; 29 of those at Northside High School.
She has both Bachelors and Masters degrees from Troy University and
Auburn University. She earned her Specialist degree in
Science from Georgia College and State University and in
Educational Leadership from Columbus State University.
During her tenure at Northside, Mrs. Jones has coached softball,
girls' basketball, girls' track, and tennis. She taught
science for 25 years and served as the Interventions Specialist for
4 years before joining the administrative staff as an Assistant
She and her husband, Jeff, a NHS graduate, have 2 children -
Aaron and Abby, who are both NHS graduates and who both now attend
the University of Georgia.
|Assistant Principal for Instruction
A proud graduate of Northside High
School, with over 20 years of service in the school system, Mrs.
Peterman currently serves as the Assistant Principal for
Instruction at NHS.
She first joined the Northside staff in 1991 as an
administrative assistant. During this time she attended Georgia
College and State University where she received a Bachelor of
Science in Middle Grades Education in 1994. She continued her
education earning a Masters Degree in Counseling in 2002 from Fort
Valley State University and receiving her Specialist in Education,
Administration/Supervision, from Lincoln Memorial University in
Over the course of her career she has been fortunate to work with
students and teachers in a variety of ways. She taught 6th, 7th and
8th grade students English, Science and reading at Perry, and
Northside middle schools. In 2000, she returned to Northside as a
reading teacher. In 2006 she was instrumental in developing a new
position to support instruction for teachers and students. In the
capacity of Instructional Support Specialist, she created a student
success center geared specifically toward "at risk" students. Mrs.
Peterman joined the administrative team in 2008 as the Assistant
Principal for Instruction where she supervises instruction and
related programs, which includes professional development for
Mrs. Peterman has conducted numerous professional development
courses and workshops at both the school and county level. She was
the recipient of the 1995 Fannie Mae Award for first year teachers,
Northside Middle School 1998 Teacher of the Year, Northside High
School 2003 Teacher of the Year, and Houston County 2004 Teacher of
Mrs. Peterman and her husband Donald have been married for over
thirty years. She and her husband enjoy spending time with friends
and family. Their son Matthew and sweet daughter-in-law Melanie,
live in the Atlanta area and have blessed them with a precious
granddaughter Eliana. She is enjoying her current role as an
administrator but still considers herself a teacher at heart.
Mr. Chad Simmons has been an educator for
17 years and a coach for 16 years. He holds a Bachelor's and
Master's degree in Health and Physical Education from Georgia
Southwestern State University. He also has a
Specialist's degree in Educational Leadership from Cambridge
He and his wife, Jenni, have three children - Ti, Lydi, and
Mr. Scott Wynn is a 1992 graduate of
Northside High School. He went on to earn a Bachelor's degree in
Mathematics from Georgia College and State University in 1998, and
furthered his education by earning a Master's Degree in
Administration and Supervision in 2004.
Mr. Wynn has taught Mathematics and
coached basketball for 18 years. During his career as a coach, Mr.
Wynn received four "Coach of the Year" Awards, led two Region
Championship teams, and made two Final Four appearances. In
addition to these great accomplishments, he led Northside's 2014
Varsity Boys Basketball team to break the school's record for
number of wins in a season.
Mr. Wynn is married to a Northside
graduate, Ashley Dubose Wynn (c/o '95), and is the father of three
daughters who are also and will be Northside graduates; Sarah (c/o
'10), McKay (c/o '14), Jordan (c/o '18) and one son, Tyler, who is
a graduate of Veteran's High School (c/o '13).