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Mr. John Guffey, New Assistant Principal

A native of Tennessee, Mr. Guffey is a passionate educator with an MA in Religious Studies from Liberty University and was a North Carolina Principal Fellow, completing a Master’s of School Administration from North Carolina State University. Prior to entering education, Mr. Guffey spent over two decades in the business world working to build and lead teams in various corporations in Tennessee and New York City. Drawn to help students grow and with a lifelong love of learning, Mr. Guffey entered education initially as a high school social studies teacher at Durham’s Performance Learning Center. After conducting his principal internship at Eno Valley Elementary, Mr. Guffey is proud to join the staff of Eastway! Mr. Guffey has three sons and currently lives in Durham.