Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. James Q. Bacchus, I
Mr. Bacchus was born in Hernando, MS. He is the father of four children. He is a graduate of Jackson State University. He served as Hamilton High School's Assistant Principal from 1995 until 1998. Mr. Bacchus became Whitehaven High School's first African American Head Principal in July of 1998. He also served as Superintendent for Hattiesburg Public Schools. Mr. Bacchus has served Memphis City Schools for over 30 years as an educator, coach, assistant principal, principal and Chief of Student Support. Mr. James Bacchus is currently serving his second year as Hamilton High School's Executive Principal.