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1500 Center Avenue
Holly Hill, FL 32117
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    Principal's Message

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    ​​Knight Family, 

    Thank you for welcoming me this year to the Holly Hill Knight family. Although this will be my first year serving as an Assistant Principal at Holly Hill School, this is a return home for me as well.  I am a proud product of Volusia County Schools and a former student of Holly Hill Jr High. It is an honor to serve within a community that I have called home for many years.

    After graduating from Mainland High School, I received undergraduate degrees from Florida A& M University and the University of Central Florida.  I earned my post graduate degree in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University.

    I have spent all of my years as a professional educator with Volusia County Schools. I have been fortunate to serve in a number of different capacities and instructional levels to include: School Counselor, Teacher on Assignment and Assistant Principal.

    My faith, family and education are the foundations of my life. My parents and many extended family members have served within Volusia County Schools.  My immediate family has continued the same tradition. My husband currently serves as Assistant Principal at Campbell Middle School.  I look forward to continuing to serve the students, staff, family and community of Holly Hill School.

    Go Knights!

    Mrs. Angela Polite

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    To Our Knight Community,

    I have been in the education profession in Volusia County for almost 20 years. In 1997, I began my teaching career at Tomoka Elementary School where I taught in the intermediate grades. In 2006, I was appointed as the Assistant Principal at Discovery Elementary school in Deltona, Fl. While there for 3 years, I developed an enjoyment for working with technology in the classrooms. In 2010, I was assigned to newly opening River Springs Middle School in Orange City, Fl. I worked there for 5 years either as the 6th or 7th grade assistant principal. I was able to gain secondary grade level knowledge through many of the experiences I could share with my fellow administrators. I'm currently in my 4th year at Holly Hill School, I have been able to establish and foster rapport and relationships with our families, community and school staff. I enjoy when I'm out in the community and I see our families in the local grocery stores, mall, or just walking down the street.

    I earned my Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Bethune Cookman College. I then enrolled at Nova Southeastern University to complete my Master's degree in Elementary and Middle School Curriculum. Lastly, I earned an Educational Specialist Degree from Nova Southeastern University in Educational Leadership.

    I look forward to continuing to support our students, families, and school staff as we continue to move ahead in the right direction. GO KNIGHTS!!!


    Steffan Mallory​​.

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    Holly Hill School Welcomes Gregory Schwartz

    Greg graduated from Lake Weir High School (Ocala, Fl.) in 1991 and Hanover College in (Hanover, In.) in 1996.  He started teaching for Volusia County Schools in 1997 when he accepted a job at Seabreeze High School as a teacher and coach.  He worked with the dropout prevention program and coached the football and wrestling teams for fifteen years.  In 2012 Greg was promoted to an assistant principal position at South Daytona Elementary where he served for four years.   In the spring of 2016 Greg was accepted into the principal intern program and moved to Pine Trail Elementary where he served for one year.  Greg is excited to be joining the Holly Hill family. 

    In his spare time Greg likes to spend time with his wife of 18 years Jennifer and their three kids Grant, Garrick and Anna Theresa.  He also enjoys coaching pop warner football for the Ormond Beach Sandcrabs and spending time on his boat fishing.

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