Phone: 719-494-8800 ext. 2313


Degrees and Certifications:

BA History Virginia Tech, 2003 MA Education: Curriculum and Instruction University of Phoenix, 2007

Mike Holmes


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!!!

  • Hi Everybody!!

    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:


    Coach Holmes World History

    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.