Faculty Spotlight: John Craig

Teacher - Upper School Chemistry
Department and Program Affiliations:
Upper School, Chemistry

Asst. Coach, Girls Varsity Soccer
Academic background:
B.A., Secondary Education and Biology, Chemistry minor, Wartburg College
M.A., Educational Technology, Boise State University
How long have you been at Norfolk Academy?
This is my ninth year at Norfolk Academy.

Tell us why you wanted to become an educator:
I wanted to teach students to love science like I do.

What most excites you about working at Norfolk Academy?
The student/athlete-teacher relationships

Norfolk Academy is unique because…
...students have the freedom to demonstrate their ability to be responsible young adults.

What do you like to do in your own time/when you’re not working?  
Reading or playing with my kids

Last book read:
The Scions of Shannara by Terry Brooks 

Favorite food?

A movie is being made about your life. Who would they cast to play you?
Zach Braff

Fun fact your students might not know about you/might find surprising:
I used to be a DJ.

“When I grow up, I want to be…”