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Mr. James Stitt
Born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, James Stitt spent his formative years in Virginia when his family moved when he was young. He is a graduate of George Wythe High School, holds two degrees, attending Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and Radford University. He holds a youth soccer coaching lisense with the United States Soccer Federation and is an avid supporter of the beautiful game. Prior to moving to Marion, South Carolina and ultimately Palmetto Middle School, Stitt was a member of the adjunct faculty at WCC/Old Dominion University where he was also the Head Coach of the Men's Soccer Program.
This is Mr. Stitt's 4th year at Palmetto Middle School and 3rd year as the 7th Grade team leader. He serves as the Vice-Chair of the English Language Arts Department, facilitates the Creative Writers Guild and sponsors the Christmas Canned Food Drive and the Purple Bulldog Poetry Contest. Presently he is working to collect creative student writing for a student publication (The Palmetto Press) as well as possibly starting a Palmetto Soccer Club in the spring.