Phone: 719-494-8800 ext. 2313
Degrees and Certifications:
BA History Virginia Tech, 2003 MA Education: Curriculum and Instruction University of Phoenix, 2007
My name is Mike Holmes and for the 20-21 school year I will be teaching World History in the Fall and Civics in the Spring. This is my 10th year as a teacher and 2nd year at VR. I also coach football and Baseball here at VR! I am originally from Chapin, South Carolina and a graduate of Virginia Tech (GO HOKIES!) My wife, Acey is a Early Intervention Speech Language Pathologist and I have a 7-year old son named Hudson who is going into second grade in d49. I also have a dog named Barley! In my spare time I play guitar, bass and banjo and you'll probably find me on the golf course! Good Luck To Everyone!!!
I know that this is not the way that everyone wanted to begin their high school career. But we will get through it.
The class (both online and In-person) for this year will be faciitated through the Google Classroom software.
Here is the link for my World History Google Classroom page:
Class code is: ct4zjey
You are expected to particiate in class each day we are scheduled to meet. That participation could consist of watching a lecture video and taking notes, completing an online assignment, or participating on a discussion board
Although we will be E-Learning, I will be available for office hours in the school building.
My office hours are:
12-12:30 on Fridays! Links to google meets posted on Google Classroom site.