Dr. Ben King Named Principal for Bear Branch Junior High

He has taught junior high, high school and college level English. He also served the curriculum coordinator for English/Language Arts and Reading for grades 6-12 and coached junior high boys’ basketball.

Dr. King holds a Bachelor’s degree from East Texas Baptist University, a Master’s degree in English from Belmont University and a Doctorate in Education Leadership from University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

He and his wife Heather have a 5 year old daughter AnnElise who currently attends school in the district and a 20 month old son Langston.